La Defense brings together artist and art lover every Thursday at 530 pm for an Arty Happy Hour where emerging and well-known talent will showcase their art around a nice glass of wine.
This week we welcome a band, fashion designer, and a photographer. More info to come
You’re an artist — a writer, musician, illustrator, or painter. Maybe you’re into doll sculpting, keepsake jewelry making, fashion photography, plein air painting, or composing ambient electronica. Be in touch with us and let us showcase your art on Thursday for no cost.
Join us to enjoy art and support local artist, connect and network with friends in the neighborhood and enjoy our large selection of food and wine.
Happy Hour menu 5 pm to 8 pm
Fashion runway by Infinite Society:
Infinite Society based out of NY is A brand that can resonate an inner feeling of the Clothing you grew up on but with an updated look. We created something he would later call the basis of the brand as “Modern Nostalgia”. Classic silhouettes with a modern touch. We curate collections on the basis of Cultures and subcultures that last forever from art to politics, and history.
Live Music by Adrien Chevalier:
Born in Provence, South of France, into a family of violinists, Adrien Chevalier began his musical education at the Avignon Classical Conservatory, where he studied for 12 years before moving to Paris: there he developed his passion for Gypsy jazz and Eastern European music. He created Pad Brapad, a musical ensemble specializing in Balkan folklore, with whom he performed all over Europe, participating in the most renowned Word Music festivals. Adrien Chevalier then settled down in the French capital and joined the Grüss Circus orchestra, while also studying at the CMDL jazz school with master violinist Didier Lockwood.
His artistic collaboration with Tatiana Eva-Marie inspired him to move to New York City where he co-founded the Avalon Jazz Band with her. Adrien Chevalier continued his work as a film composer (Canal +, France 3…) and founded the Hot Club of New York with whom he performed at the New York Hot Jazz Festival in 2014. Adrien Chevalier often collaborates with renowned Gypsy jazz artists such asStéphane Wrembel and Olli Soikkeli.
In 2015, he created Aramis Entertainment, an agency specializing in authentic, acoustic music for private events, contributing to the New York trad and swing scene’s growth in prosperity. Adrien is currently preparing his first solo album with compositions inspired by Gypsy Jazz, Tango and Eastern European folklore.
Info/Reservation: +1 (718) 855-4200