Paris Update Events 10.11.2021

Links to events happening this week in Paris

November 11-14

Mega-photography fair

Some 180 leading photo galleries show works by their artists at Paris Photo.

Grand Palais Ephémère, Paris

Through December 1

Local photography

Photography takes centre stage at the Rencontres Photographiques du 10e. 

Various locations, Paris 10

November 10-14

Photography books

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

Bateau Concorde Atlantique, Berges de Seine, Paris

Through November 21

Paris in winter

The exhibition “In a Paris Moment” features photographs of Paris in winter by American photographer Meredith Mullins. Photo: Meredith Mullins.

Galerie Maître Albert, Paris

November 20-30

LGBTQ+ film

Chéries Chéris, Paris’s international LGBTQ+ film festival, returns.

MK2, Paris

November 18-20

New ideas

The Festival des Idées promotes new ideas and makes attendees question all their assumptions.

Various venues, Paris

Through November 11

Fine art fair

Seventy galleries will participate in this year’s Fine Arts Paris, one of the top-rated art fairs.

Carrousel du Louvre, Paris

Through November 20

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 15, 22, 29

Joni Mitchell’s influence

Haim Isaacs and friends perform songs by the iconic American songwriter for Joni Mitchell à Jerusalem.

La Pomme d’Ève, Paris

November 12-14

African Art and Design

Also Known As Africa, France’s only design fair devoted to African style, returns for its fourth edition.

Le Carreau du Temple, Paris

November 12-December 22

More African music and film

The Africolor cultural festival puts African music in the spotlight.

Various venues, Paris suburbs

November 15-21

Indie, rock, electro

The Pitchfork Music Festival puts the spotlight on the indie music scene.

Various locations, Paris

November 13

Percussive Dance

Dance with a focus on rhythm and sharp movements takes center stage at Hip Tap Project and Friends. Pictured above: Charles Raszl.

Studio de l’Ermitage, Paris

November 10-21

Poetry festival

Readings, concerts, performances and more with writers and experts at Festival Paris en Toutes Lettres.

Maison de la Poésie and other locations, Paris

Through January 9

Art of tomorrow, today

Performances and installations using new technology are on show at the Biennale Némo.

Various locations, Île-de-France

Through November 14

World music

Music and dance from around the globe are on display during Ville des Musiques du Monde.

Various locations, Paris

November 12-21

World cinema festival

Recent fiction films on political and social issues are celebrated at the 10th Un État du Monde festival.

Forum des Images, 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

Through November 21

Focus on graphic design

The Biennale International de Design Graphique Chaumont is a four-month festival of workshops, group discussions, concerts and conferences on the subject of graphic design.

Various locations, Paris

Through January 16

Fashion meets film

Some of cinema’s most iconic costumes along with the films in which they appeared will be on show at Cinémathèque, selected by a legend of haute-couture for Cinémode Par Jean-Paul Gaultier.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

November 14

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Tralala, directed by Arnaud Larrieu & Jean-Marie Larrieu.

Luminor Hôtel de Ville, Paris


Save the Musée de l’Éventail

A crowdfunding campaign is underway to help save the Musée de l’Éventail, Paris’s museum of fans and fan-making.


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