Paris Update Events 24.04.2019

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Through April 26

Michelin-starred meals

Le Train Bleu welcomes renowned Lyon chef Mathieu Viannay to take charge of the menu during the month of April.

Le Train Bleu, Paris

April 27

Travel yarns

Travel fanatics get together at the Paris Travelers Festival to swap tales of their adventures.

Théâtre IVT, Paris

Through April 28

Black-and-white films

L’Éclat du Noir et Blanc celebrates contemporary films made in black and white.

Forum des Images, Paris

Through April 27

Novel dance festival

Corcondan(s)e puts together choreographers with writers to produce original performance pieces from scratch.

Various locations, France

April 18-May 4

Caravaggio first-time viewing

Discovered in an attic in Toulouse 5 years ago, Caravaggio’s iconic work Judith and Holopherne will be exhibited in France for the first time, along with work by Daniel Buren.

Galerie Kamel Mennour (6, rue du Pont de Lodi), Paris

April 24-May 27

Joan Crawford retrospective

The iconic actress, whose career spanned silent cinema to the golden age of Hollywood, is celebrated in this retrospective.

Cinémathèque Française, Paria

April 27-May 8

Retail heaven

You can buy just about anything at the century-old Foire de Paris, a gigantic pop-up store. Above: Bosch’s Smart Grow, a contraption for encouraging plants to grow indoors, will be presented at the Grand Prix de l’Innovation, during the fair.

Porte de Versailles, Paris

April 27-May 22

Emerging artists

Fifty-three contemporary artists from 11 countries exhibit their art at the 64th Salon de Montrouge. Unusually for the art world, 60 percent of this year’s artists are women.

Beffroi de Montrouge, Montrouge

May 11-13


Artists living in the 20th arrondissement open their studios to the public during Portes Ouvertes des Ateliers d’Artistes du Père Lachaise.

Various locations, Paris

May 18-19

No more meat

VeggieWorld is a trade fair for vegans.

Le Centquatre, Paris

Through June 6

Festival of innovation

100% festival showcases cutting edge theatre, dance, and art over several months.

La Villette, Paris

April 20-June 30

Young European photographers

The Festival Circulation(s) features the work of emerging photographers.

Centquatre, Paris

Through 28 July

Art meets cinema

An imagined path is drawn between the lives of Pablo Picasso and his admirer, renowned Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

April 26

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Chamboultout (No Filter), directed by Éric Lavaine.

Luminor Hôtel de Ville, Paris

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