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Pharaoh Superstar
This week an exceptional exhibition opens at the Louvre Museum on the kings of Napata who became "Pharaohs of the Two Lands". This is the occasion to talk about the prestigious figure of the pharaoh in art history! What is a pharaoh? Why are they considered as gods? Were there women pharaohs? All the answers, and more, in our playlist of the week!

Kate Narev investigates the history of Hatshepsut and tries to piece together this ancient puzzle.

Kate Narev enquête sur l’histoire de Hatchepsout et tente de reconstituer cet ancien puzzle.

In English with French subtitles.

Content produced by : TED Ed

On the agenda
video - 4:33
The pharaoh that wouldn’t be forgotten
By: Ted Ed
video - 8:07
Dress like an Egyptian
By: British Museum
video - 4:27
History vs. Cleopatra
By: Ted Ed
video - 1:00
The discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb
By: Art Explora
video - 2:17
Art History Minute: The Bust of Nefertiti
By: Accessible art history