Paris Update Events 09.11.16

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

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

African contemporary art and design
> AKAA: 30 galleries show work related to Africa. Carreau du Temple, Paris, Nov. 11-13.

Three photography openings and a party
> Opening (free) for three exhibitions of works by Irish photographers, followed by a concert. Irish Cultural Center, Paris, Nov. 10

Photography fair
> Fotofever: 54 galleries. Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, Nov. 11-13.

Mega-photography fair

> Paris Photo: 153 exhibitors, Grand Palais, Paris, Nov. 10-13.

Celebrating “Soul Train”
> The Birth of a Culture: Soul Train and Beyond. Jean-Paul Goude talks with Patrick Bensard, founder of the Cinémathèque de la Danse, and Shabba Doo, a former “Soul Train” dancer. Mona Bismarck American Center, Paris, Nov. 12.

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, through Nov. 20.

African music and film
> Africolor cultural festival. Various locations in Paris suburbs, through Dec. 24.

Master of Indian cinema
Festival Satyajit Ray. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through Dec. 14.

> Festival Cas d’Écoles: films about school, from Goodbye, Mister Chips to Les 400 Coups. Forum des Images, Paris, through Nov. 18. 

Stage works in progress
> Festival Fragments: Emerging performers show their unfinished theater and dance pieces. Various locations, Paris and suburbs, through Nov. 24.

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 Dec. 20.

Contemporary arts festival
> The Festival d’Automne presents leading talents in art, dance, film, theater and more from around the world. Various venues, Paris, through Dec. 31.

Music & more in park bandstands
> Kiosques en Fête brings life to the bandstands in Paris’s parks with concerts, writing workshops, club meetings and even a square dance. Various locations, Paris, through Dec. 31.


What do you think? Send a comment:

Your comment is subject to editing. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe for free!

The Paris Update newsletter will arrive in your inbox every Wednesday, full of the latest Paris news, reviews and insider tips.