YIA Art Fair 2013 , running from October 23rd to the 27th, is one of the most eagerly awaited events on the Paris art calendar. This will be the third year this Young International Artists fair has taken place in the city and it will be building on the outstanding success of the previous two occasions. Dozens of up and coming young artists will be displaying their most creative offerings in sixty galleries spread amongst four art spaces in the fashionable district of Paris known as the Marais. At the Hotel Marais Bastille you will be in the ideal location to access these venues easily and conveniently.
Paris place to see , because it has undergone an extraordinary transformation, is the newly renovated Place de la Republique. A year and a half of work and around £20.4 million has gone into making one of the largest squares in Paris also one of the most visitor friendly, now around 70% pedestrianised. Reclaimed from the traffic and hubbub, this lovely location which was reopened on June 16th can now be enjoyed to its fullest. On Metro line 5 it is less than fifteen minutes away from the Hotel Marais Bastille.
Fashion trade fairs in Paris draw enthusiasts and professionals from all over the world. When it comes to fashion, Paris sets the pace, demonstrating inspired creativity along with an atmosphere of cool, elegant sophistication. The city is the home of leading fashion brands such as Hermes, Chanel, Dior and Louis Vuitton as well as many other, smaller labels. Therefore, when Paris stages fashion trade fairs you just know they’re not to be missed. From September 27th to 30th Paris presents the prestigious Tranoi fashion trade fair and three combined fashion shows at the Jardin des Tuileries. The Hotel Marais Bastilleoffers easy access to these events.
Centre Pompidou Paris is a daring and spectacular building; one of the most well attended visitor attractions in France. The inspiration for this marvellously egalitarian concept came to President Georges Pompidou in 1969. He wanted to create a place which would serve as a central hub for all contemporary French art and culture. Designed as an example of expressionist high tech architecture by Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano, the Centre Pompidou opened in 1977. Among other attractions it houses the National Museum of Modern Art and several temporary exhibitions each year. From the Hotel Marais Bastille you can cross the historical Marais district and reach the Beaubourg area and the Centre Pompidou in less than half an hour.
Operas in Paris enjoy a phenomenal worldwide reputation set to be enhanced even further as the Paris National Opera continues its 2013-2014 season at the Opera Bastille. At the heart of this ambitious programme of presentations will be Italian Opera, with works by Donizetti, Verdi and Bellini. The 2,700 seat Opera Bastille house was created as part of President Francois Mitterrand’s ambitious project to create new monuments for Paris. The building was designed by Carlos Ott and saw its first performance in 1990. The Hotel Marais Bastille is less than ten minutes’ walk from this stunning example of modern architecture.
The next fashion trade fairs Paris provide anyone who has a love for great fashion, the opportunity to get amongst the action. The Hotel Marais Bastille would be the ideal place to reside in Paris during your visit, providing easy access to the fashion trade fairs. They run over the last two weeks of September, right in the best part of summer.
Hotel Quinze Vingts district ? The Hotel Marais Bastilleis your answer. If you happen to be accompanying a patient attending the National Ophthalmology Hospital situated in this area of Paris, or indeed if you are working or have other business there yourself, it would be very handy to have your hotel nearby. The Hotel Marais Bastille is only a ten minute walk from this world famous institution, and offers a tranquil and convenient setting for your stay.
Paris Botanical Gardens are one of the city’s best loved and most frequently visited locations, and understandably so. This 69 acre swathe of greenery on the left bank of the Seine delights and overwhelms the senses. Add to its loveliness the attraction of the zoo and the Natural History Museum and you have a place which appeals to the whole family. The Hotel Marais Bastille is just a few Metro stops away from all this tranquil, verdant beauty.
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.
Paris summer events and festivities appeal to all ages and are a wonderful way to enjoy the city. Try Paris Plages for a resort experience, visit a fun fair with the family or take in an exciting exhibition. The delightful Hotel Marais Bastille is uniquely placed to ensure easy access to all of the main events and is an inspired choice for your stay.