Essential exhibitions at the Centre Pompidou

The Centre Pompidou, a controversial building due to its iconoclastic architectural style, is the perfectly appropriate venue for a pair of eye-opening exhibitions devoted to controversial creators. Until January 5th you can enjoy a fresh look at the paintings of Marcel Duchamp, one of the most important figures in 20th century art. Additionally, there is an examination of the visionary work of the contemporary architect Frank Gehry on show until January 26th.

Centre Pompidou - Tourist office Paris - Photographer Fabian Charaffi

Tourist office Paris - Photographer Fabian Charaffi

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Upcoming fairs and exhibitions at the Carrousel du Louvre

The Carrousel du Louvre is renowned as a major Parisian shopping mall and the site of the stunning glass La Pyramide Inversée. However, this 10,200 square metre underground retail complex also houses a prestigious convention centre and exhibition hall. There’s some wonderful events scheduled here for November, and at the Hotel Marais Bastille you will be just five Metro stops away from the action.

Carrousel du Louvre - Tourist Office Paris - Photographre Jocelyne Genri

Congress at Carrousel du Louvre - Tourist Office Paris - Photographre Jocelyne Genri

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Paris: An international centre of Contemporary Art

Our city furthers her proud reputation as a major world centre for contemporary art with two outstanding events this autumn. The annual Grand Marché d’Art Contemporain de Bastille, a stunningly huge art market, will follow hot on the heels of FIAC, the renowned International Contemporary Art Fair. Contemporary art lovers should not miss these essential events.

Grand Marché d'Art Contemporain de Bastille - Paris Tourist Office - Photographer David Lefranc

Grand Marché d'Art Contemporain de Bastille - Paris Tourist Office - Photographer David Lefranc

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Are you a Collector of Antique or Contemporary Art?

Are you a fan of antique or contemporary art? If so, you will most certainly appreciate the Biennale des Antiquaires event, featuring at the Grand Palais, from the 11th till the 29th of September. Here the public and collectors congregate, in an appreciation of all things artistic, through the presentation of exquisite works of art, jewellery and other interesting items.

Antique or Contemporary Art - Paris Design Week, event of Maison&objet  - ORGANISATION SAFI, FILIALE DES ATELIERS D'ART DE FRANCE ET DE REED EXPOSITIONS FRANCE (Press kit)

Paris Design Week, event of Maison&objet - ORGANISATION SAFI, FILIALE DES ATELIERS D'ART DE FRANCE ET DE REED EXPOSITIONS FRANCE (Press kit)

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Paris 1900 new exhibition – a look back at an exciting time

Paris 1900 new exhibition is your invitation to relive the heady days at the start of the 20th century when the Paris Exposition Universelle marked the start of a new age. Discover over 600 works from the Belle Epoque era at the City of Paris Museum of Fine Arts, Petit Palais until 17th August 2014.

Paris 1900 new exhibition - View of the International Exhibition in 1900 - Wikimedia CC Domaine public

View of the International Exhibition in 1900 - Wikimedia CC Domaine public

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Erik Samakh exhibition Paris , modern sculptures on show

Erik Samakh exhibition Paris this summer gives you the chance to see the work of a leading contemporary artist contrasted with the masterpieces of Auguste Rodin, all from a perfect base at the Hotel Marais Bastille.
 

Night of the museums 2013 - Musee Rodin - Tourist office Paris - Photographer Amelie Dupont

Night of the museums 2013 - Musée Rodin - Tourist office Paris - Photographer Amélie Dupont


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Dynamo exhibition : an amazing cultural event in Paris

Dynamo exhibition is an amazing cultural event held in the National Galleries of the Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, you cannot miss out on when visiting Paris. Easily reachable from the Hotel Marais Bastilleby metro, the Dynamo exhibition is a must-see as well as the majestic Grand Palais and the beautiful Champs-Elysées.

Dynamo exhibition - Réunion des Musées Nationaux - Grand Palais

Dynamo exhibition - Réunion des Musées Nationaux - Grand Palais

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Paris Photo Exhibition at the Polka Galerie

Paris photo exhibitions feature the world’s best artists, with unique takes on local and international culture. When visiting Paris to see an exhibition, staying at the right hotel can make your trip more enjoyable. Throughout the year, the Polka Galerie features Paris photo exhibitions from artists like Jean-Marie Perier, making it a must-do attraction for visitors to the city. The Hotel Marais Bastille is within 10 minutes walking distance, and is perfectly situated for other Parisian attractions.

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One Thousand and One Nights Paris Exhibtion

One Thousand and One Nights Paris exhibition, held at the Institut du Monde Arabe, runs until Sunday 28th April 2013, and is sure to delight storytellers of every age. Experience a Parisian outlook on the Arabian Nights, staying at the Hotel Marais Bastille , conveniently located near Place de la Bastille, and close to the exhibition venue.

Affiche One thousand and one nights (Total foundation)

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Agricultural show 2013 : make the most of the 50th anniversary

Agricultural show 2013 : Come and celebrate the 50th anniversary of this unmissable event and enjoy the chic and welcoming atmosphere of the Hotel Marais Bastille. From 23rd February to 3rd March, the show has a number of surprises in store for visitors. With the 7 stars of the General Agricultural Competition, there are 7 different breeds being showcased this year.

Logo Agricultural show 2013 in Paris
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