Liège

Liege, Belgium

On the steps on the Liege city hall, also known as « la Violette », a group of state officials watches a show of the French acrobatic patrol. August 2014. Sur les marches de l’hôtel de ville de Liège, surnommé la Violette, un groupe d’officiels regarde une démonstration de la patrouille de France. Août 2014.

Liege

Liege, Belgium

People are having lunch in the restaurant of the Boverie museum. The museum is located in a palace that was built for the 1905 universal exhibition. November 2017. Des gens déjeunent dans le restaurant du musée de la Boverie. Le musée se trouve dans un palais construit pour l’exposition universelle de 1905. Novembre 2017.

Liège

Liege, Belgium

In front the Royal Opera of Wallonia, a band gets ready to play for an official event. August 2014. Devant l’Opéra Royal de Wallonie, une fanfare se prépare à jouer lors d’un événement officiel. Août 2014.

Liège

Liege, Belgium

The Batte market in Liege was founded in 1561 and is said to be the oldest in Belgium. Every Sunday, it attracts thousands of visitors on the quay of the Meuse river. July 2014. Le marché de la Batte à liège a été fondé en 1561 et on dit que c’est le plus vieux en…

Liège

Liège, Belgium

« Vive la France! ». French President François Hollande (born 1954) gets a warm welcome from Belgian crowds while he goes on a walkabout in Liege for the ceremonies that commemorate the beginning of World War I. August 2014. « Vive la France ! ». Le Président de la République Française, François Hollande (né en 1954) reçoit un accueil…

Liege

Liege, Belgium

The French soprano Alexia Cousin (born 1979) leaves the stage of the Liege Philharmonic Hall, followed by conductor Louis Langrée (born 1961). She is an up-and-coming singer who seems to be able to sing the most difficult parts. However, a year later, her agent would announce that she had made the decision to end her…

Liège, Belgium

Elio di Rupo (born 1951), the Prime Minister of Belgium, greets the crowd outside the Prince-Bishops’ Palace in Liège. He is also known for his bow-ties that he wears on all occasions. August 2014. Elio di Rupo (né en 1951), Premier Ministre belge, salue la foule à l’extérieur du Palais des Princes-Évêques de Liège. On…