Leandro Erlich “Twists” Le Bon Marché’s Escalators

Beginning with clouds floating within the outside windows of the iconic Parisian department store Le Bon Marché, Argentine artist Leandro Erlich has created an imaginative wonderland-like installation. Perhaps the most eye-catching part of his transformation (which includes controlling the light) happens to be the twists and turns he lends the store’s escalators—which culminate in one giant knot. Known as “Sous le ciel,” the temporary artwork …

Le Bon Marché Debuts 24 Sèvres

Finally, there's a chic e-commerce destination for the historic Parisian retailer

Anyone who sets foot into Le Bon Marché, in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, understands the grandeur of historic department stores. For 160 years, visitors have passed through its doors—indulging or simply admiring. It’s more than a hub of consumerism, but an address—24 rue de Sèvres, in fact—to appreciate craft. Today, LVMH (the luxury group that holds Le Bon Marché) has taken the destination’s chic …