The Treasures Within Perrier-Jouët’s Maison Belle Epoque

Inside the largest private collection of French Art Nouveau in all Europe

While the sight of toiling nomadic harvesters plucking stems of robust Pinot Meunier grapes in the autumn sun may be an eternal Champagne landscape, newly refurbished interiors of the 200-year-old Maison Perrier-Jouët in Epernay blend its reserve of Belle Epoque treasures with a trove of installations by 21st Century artists. The former is, in fact, the largest private collection of French Art Nouveau in all …

Perrier-Jouët Bicentennial

A 200-year-old champagne house celebrates their birthday with a gift that keeps on giving

Perrier-Jouët invited us to celebrate their 200th birthday with a gala in Paris and a visit to their vineyards and caves in Épernay. To commemorate their anniversary, they explored the concept of legacy, commissioning American artist and architect Daniel Arsham to bring the concept to life, complimenting a history of design collaborations in the process. In 1902, Perrier-Jouët hired Art Nouveau glass artist Émile Gallé …