Paris Update Events 11.09.2019

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Through September 16

The Paris of yesterday

For the 80th anniversary of renowned Paris photography collection Roger-Viollet, Bercy Village is decorated with thirty black-and-white photos showing the architecture, history and daily life of 20th-century Paris.

Bercy Village, Paris

Through September 14

Design mania

One hundred design-related events happen all over the city during Paris Design Week.

Various locations, Paris

Through September 15

Tribal art walk

Some sixty galleries put on special shows of world art for Parcours des Mondes.

Saint Germain des Prés, Paris

September 13-17

Top-of-the-line art and antiques

The Biennale Paris (formerly the Biennale des Antiquaires) is now an annual event, with 95 exhibitors.

Grand Palais, Paris

September 20-22

Mediterranean food festival

Brunch, cookery classes and an open food market mark the third year of Food Temple.

Le Carreau du Temple Paris

Through October 5

Women’s Art exhibition

Art on the theme of the veil by 100 women artists is celebrated at Beyond the Veil. Above: Art by Israeli artist Tami Barlev will be shown at the exhibition.

Mémoire de l’avenir, Paris


September 18-26

Film festival

Popular French actor Melvil Poupaud is celebrated in a festival of 24 of his films; the actor will appear at Forum des Images as part of Mille Melvil.

Forum des images, Paris

September 11-14

Cocktails and art

Enjoy Paris design week with art by designers including Quentin Deronzier, live music and a bar at Campari’s Red Galleria.

8 rue Popincourt, Paris

September 21-October 27

Irish visual art

Ursula Burke will present art focussing on identity and representation in the Northern Irish context, through embroidery, sculpture, and drawing.

Centre culturel irlandais, Paris

September 11-14

Literature of the future

Festival Extra! will celebrate the new forms literature is taking in the digital world.

Centre Pompidou, Paris

September 29

English book sale

SOS Help marks the beginning of autumn with a book sale – books priced at just 2€ each.

American Cathedral, Paris

October 5

Visit the Louvre for free

Since January of this year, the iconic Louvre Museum has opened its doors for free at night, the first Saturday of each month.

Musée de Louvre, Paris

September 18

Cookie day

Every visitor to any one of the ten La Fabrique cookie stores will get a free cookie.

La Fabrique shops, throughout France

September 26-29

Surf and skate on screen

Films inspired by surfing and skateboarding are screened at the unique Paris Surf and Skateboard Film Festival.

Cinéma l’entrepôt, Paris

Through September 22

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 graphics creation.

Various locations, Paris

Through October 15

More than a food market

Experience a new 5,000-square-meter food market with a focus on healthy eating, featuring art and performance, at Le Marché Pop.

77 avenue du Docteur Arnold Netter, Paris

September 14

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Yves (All About Yves), directed by Benoit Forgeard.

Beau Regard Cinema, Paris

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