Paris Update Events 08.11.17

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Through December 9

Art Nouveau experience

The exhibition “Hector Guimard: Design Pioneer” offers a rare opportunity to visit the Hôtel Mezzara, a small gem designed by the architect best known for his Art Nouveau Métro entrances. Photo: Mosso T.

Hôtel Mezzara, Paris

November 9-12

Mega-photography fair

Paris Photo: 180 photo galleries.

Grand Palais, Paris

November 10-12

Photography fair

Fotofever: 80 French and international galleries present the work of 150 emerging photographers.

Carrousel du Louvre, Paris

November 8-11

Photography books

Forty international photography book publishers gather to show their wares at Polycopies.

Bateau Concorde Atlantique, Berges de Seine, Paris

November 9-20

Poetry festival

Readings, concerts, performances and more with Mathieu Almaric, Marie Darrieussecq, Arthur H and other celebrities.

Maison de la Poésie and other locations, Paris

November 9-12

Design deals

The Puces du Design is a huge flea market for designer furnishings and objects.

Porte de la Villette, Paris

November 10-12

African contemporary art and design

Galleries show work related to Africa at the AKAA (Also Known as Africa) art and design fair.

Carreau du Temple, Paris

November 3-19

Focus on photos in Saint Germain

Festival Photo Saint Germain: Special photo shows in Left Bank galleries, museums, cultural centers and bookshops.

Various locations, Paris

 November 7-12

Defending human rights onscreen

The Festival Cinéma et Droits Humains, backed by Amnesty International Paris, shows features and short films with humanitarian themes.

Reflet Médicis, Paris

 November 7-17

Genre-bending performances

The Festival Immersion breaks down boundaries between music, dance, art and circus.

L’Onde Théâtre Centre d’Art, Vélizy-Villacoublay

Through December 31

Unbreakable actors

What does Rambo have to do with Buster Keaton? They both know how to take a fall. The film festival Les Incassables compares the physical action in burlesque and action films.

Paris, Forum des Images

 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. 

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

November 10

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Au Revoir Là-haut (See You Up There), directed by Albert Dupontel, preceded by a themed cocktail party.

Luminor Hôtel de Ville, Paris

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