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Farrah Bultman - Period 3 LE CHAT NOIR

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Le Chat Noir. Farrah Bultman - Period 3. Origin. The first modern cabaret Opened in 1881 in a small apartment in Montmartre Rudolphe Salis , a poet and painter Closed in 1897 after Salis ’ death. Location. 57 Rue Chevalier de La Barre, 75018 Paris, France - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


Chat Noir

Farrah Bultman - Period 3Le Chat NoirThe first modern cabaretOpened in 1881 in a small apartment in MontmartreRudolphe Salis, a poet and painterClosed in 1897 after Salis deathOrigin

57 Rue Chevalier de La Barre, 75018 Paris, France 18th Arrondissment of ParisNear Cimetiere de Montmartre and Funicular de MontmartreLocation

Small two-room affair at 84 Boulevard Rochechouart, June, 1885- Located at 12 Rue Victor-Masse (before 1885, was originally Rue de Laval 12), the new establishment was lavish. Old private mansion of painter Alfred Steven, who, at the request of Salis, transformed it into a fashionable country inn with help of architect Maurice Isabey.

Locations contdOutlying part of Montmartre at the time was poor up until the 1880s when artists moved into the area because the rent in Latin Quartier and the Left bank were too expensive.Rudolphe Salis gathered artists, musicians, and poets at his apartment to share their work over a glass of wine or a smoke.Soon Salis apartment became the it spot for all artists alike and caused his space to overflow into the next door building.It was practically an all-male gathering of artists who shared their works with each other, or complaining about Paris problems over wine.PurposeBy 1882 Le Chat Noir created their own magazine

Magazine Adolphe Willette Andr Gillmile CohlPaul Bilhaud Sarah England Paul Verlaine Henri Rivire Claude Debussy Erik Satie Louis Le Cardonnel

Famous regularsSt. Petersburg (The Stray Dog)Barcelona (Els Quartre Gats)Global Imitations

Today Le Chat Noir is a modern hotel with a vintage French twist. Average: $160/nightUnder 400ft from the Moulin RougeAcross from Blanche Metro Station providing easy access to Arc de Triomphe. 12 minute walk to Sacr CoeurLe chat noir todayWorks Cited(n.d.). Retrieved May 11, 2012, from www.booking.com: http://www.booking.com/hotel/fr/le-chat-noir.en.html#availability_target(n.d.). Retrieved May 11, 2012, from HubPages: http://vickeyk.hubpages.com/hub/Chat-Noir-The-First-Cabaret(n.d.). Retrieved May 11, 2012, from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Chat_Noir(n.d.). Retrieved May 11, 2012, from BonjourParis: http://www.bonjourparis.com/story/chat-noir-montmartre-cabaret/(n.d.). Retrieved May 11, 2012, from Le Chat Noir: http://www.nyu.edu/greyart/exhibits/counter/html/body_chatnoir.html



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