Paris Update Events 09.04.14

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

For full details about an event, click on its name to visit the official Web site (in English when available).

Banlieues Bleues
> Jazz festival in the Paris suburbs with international and French acts. Various locations, through April 11.

Berlin Magnétique
> Festival presenting 80 films from the past century featuring the legendary German city. Forum des Images, Paris, through April 20.

Biennale du Dessin
> Exhibition of drawings by 23 students or recent graduates of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris, Paris, through April 12.

Chapelle Vidéo
> Artists’ videos shown in a Neoclassical chapel. Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, St Denis. Through April 28.

Festival de l’Imaginaire
> Performances by troupes from around the world, Maison des Cultures du Monde, Paris, through June 1.

Festival Hautes Tensions
> Festival celebrating street theater, hip-hop dance and contemporary circus, La Villette, Paris, through April 13.

L’Eternal Féminin
> Auction of 120 Japanese haute-couture pieces dating from 1980-2000 by Yohji Yamamoto, Yamamoto Kansaï, Tokio Kumagai, Junko Shimada and Comme des Garçons. Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild, Paris, April 10.

Sensacional Brasil
> A month-long celebration of Brazilian culture, with exhibitions of design and contemporary art and performances by Brazilian dancers and singers. Jardin d’Acclimatation, Paris, April 12-May 11.

Street Food Festival
> Everything from burgers and tacos to panini and barbecue. Wanderlust, Paris, April 11-13.


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