The opening vernissage took place at Maison du Danemark gaining great attention with more than 400 people visiting during the 3 hour opening reception. Meeting the optimal expectations by host Maison du Danemark, the exhibition managed to draw both an experienced art crowd as well as a younger, creative, urban segment amongst the French and Danish audience.
Following the opening reception an crowd of 38 guests were
invited to the exclusive dinner at the 7th floor overlooking the iconic Champs Elysees and Paris skyline. A 4-course dinner and food
installation, composed and prepared by food artist Bo Lindegaard, was served based on the globally current topics of food waste, plant based foods and more. Besides the artist and Copenhagen Creatives team,
the guests counted e.g. gallery owners Marie Lund and Maria Wettergren,
PR Manager at Taschen Lou Mollgaard, music producer Kasper Winding and medias such as Le Figaro, Numero Magazine, VOGUE Paris and
L’Officiel. The Ambassador of Denmark in France Kirsten Malling Biering and the Councellor of Press and Culture Marius Hansteen attended the dinner.
Ending the nights of festivities, an afterparty was held at Hotel Bourbon, the destination of choice amongst those who work in the media, films, music and fashion. The night club is famous for hosting cultural and music events and served as a great ending fulfilling the night.
EXCLUSIVE EVENT AND ARTIST TALK
As part of MAISON & OBJET and Paris Design Week an
exclusive event and artist talk was held the following monday, utilizing the actuality and focus on art and design as well as spreading further
awareness around the exhibition at Maison du Danemark.