Arts in Paris today and much more
Paris has never shied away from providing some brilliant night-time entertainment. We can see all kinds of shows and performance art experiences across the city into the early hours. This night-time entertainment isn’t so often seen in museums and art galleries.
From 18 May 2019 to 18 May 2019More info
The moon has been a source of inspiration for countless people across the world for centuries. Artists painted the moonlight on their subjects to play with the light. Writers played with the fact and fiction of this incredible body in the sky. Explorers finally ventured to the surface to learn more. Graphic designers created images playing on the stories of the man on the moon, the seas on the surface and so much more. There are so many ways to look at the moon, which is why the new exhibition at the Grand Palais is so exciting.
From 03 April 2019 to 22 July 2019More info
Book fairs are always a must-see attraction for anyone with a passion for literature. An International Rare Book & Fine Art fair takes things to a whole other level. This event in Paris is a chance to see some incredible items and maybe take home a sought-after rarity. These items include first editions of novels, manuscripts, letters and much more.
From 12 April 2019 to 14 April 2019More info
The Grevin Museum in Paris is famous for its brilliant wax models and fun exhibitions. However, some of the residents and displays were getting a little tired. Paris regulars could probably have walked the route blindfolded. The curators decided the time had come for a full-scale renovation – and they did not hold back.
From 09 February 2019 to 09 February 2019More info
Monet is one of the most celebrated landscape painters in France, and with good reason. His work captures the essence of a scene with beautiful attention to the subject and the light. The French master created brilliant works as he travelled around the country, with a keen interest in the landscapes of Belle-Île, Étretat, Pourville, Varengeville and Provence.
From 20 March 2019 to 14 July 2019More info
The name Emil Georg Bührle may not be that familiar to many people in Paris. But, he is actually one of the most renowned German art collectors of recent times. He sought to create a stunning, diverse collection in the 1950s and ended up with more than 600 pieces from various artists.
From 20 March 2019 to 21 July 2019More info
There are some modern art museums that will offer a slight nod to Cubism in their collections – a couple of pieces here and there from the more well-known masters. More often than not, this means a Picasso piece. Attitudes like these explain why there are so many people that don’t fully appreciate the breadth of Cubism across the 20th century, nor the field of artists that shaped it.
From 17 October 2018 to 25 February 2019More info
When you ask anyone to name an old Italian master – regardless of the era or movement – many are sure to say Caravaggio. This is true for those that may not even have seen any of his work for themselves. The name alone has elevated the man to great heights and he will always be considered one of the greats.
From 21 September 2018 to 28 January 2019More info
Japan and Japanese design have been at the forefront of exhibitions and gallery spaces in Paris this year. The Japonisms 2018 series saw many Japanese artists and curators come to the city with a vast range of shows and ideas. This was a great opportunity to see what artists are creating across Japan right now. However, there is another show that has a Japanese flavour of a different kind.
From 02 October 2018 to 27 January 2019More info
Egon Schiele is a Viennese artist that will always divide opinion. While there are many that herald his talent and place as a visionary in the 1910s, others will still find his work shocking and distasteful.
From 03 October 2018 to 14 January 2019More info