What's Happening in Paris This Week

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October 19-22

Monster contemporary art fair

Nearly 200 galleries show their wares at FIAC. Above: “Untitled 2016, by Harold Ancart.

Grand Palais, Paris

October 18-22

Asian art

Asia Now: 30 contemporary galleries showing work by Asian artists.

9, av. Hoche, Paris

October 19-22

Art Brut

Another kind of art at the Outsider Art Fair.

Hotel du Duc, Paris

October 18-22

Art in a townhouse

Paris Internationale: a contemporary art fair in a Parisian townhouse.

11, Rue Beranger, Paris

October 19-22

Young international artists

Youth takes precedence at the YIA Art Fair.

Carreau du Temple, Paris

October 19-22

Art on the Champs

Art Élysées: 100 modern and contemporary art and design galleries in tents on the world’s most famous boulevard.

Champs Elysées, Paris

Through October 23

Gourmet train food

Some top chefs including Thierry Marx offer tastings and producers present their wares for this event in train stations in Paris and elsewhere in France.

Various locations, Paris

Through December 22

Cultures of the world onstage

Music, dance, theater and ritual performances from around the world at the Festival de l’Imaginaire.

Various locations, Paris

Through November 12

Contemporary Arab photographers

The second edition of the Biennale des Photographes du Monde Arabe Contemporain. Above: Falaj al Harth. Sultanat d’Oman. © Roger Grasas

Various locations, Paris

Through December 31

Contemporary arts festival

The Festival d’Automne presents leading talents in art, dance, film, theater and more from around the world.

Various venues, Paris & Île de France

October 25-31

Film festival for kiddies

Mon Premier Festival features some 400 screenings, premiers and more for kids aged two and up.

Various locations, Paris

October 20

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Christian Carion’s Mon Garçon, preceded by a themed cocktail party.

Studio 28, Paris

Through October 21

Dance in historic sites

Monuments en Mouvement offers free dance performances in national monuments like the Pantheon in Paris, the Abbaye de Cluny and châteaux.

Various locations