On Wednesday June 28, as part of their preparations for their detailed study about La Belle Époque, the Year 12 French class travelled to the city to see the Van Gogh exhibition. The day started with a visit to Laurent Pâtisserie for   breakfast.

Here are some comments from the students – and some photos of the trip:

It was a unique and amazing experience where we learned about history, French culture and food. (Sarah)

It was an amazing experience. The way that the exhibition set up was gorgeous and easily enjoyable. (lyssa)

It was a great experience seeing another great artist! (Jillian)

The Laurent Patisserie was a great experience for our year 12 French class. It was the perfect atmosphere and environment to witness the French feel. The cakes were magnificently presented alongside a variety of French  cuisine. (Panhchy and Marleena)

The Van Gogh Exhibition was a great experience for everyone because we were able see his amazing artwork and also learn about his history. (Angel)

The NGV offered a great presentation about the life of Van Gogh. We were able to experience his great artwork that were inspired by the seasons. (Dalina)

– Madam Lynd