Paris Update Events 3.11.2021

Links to events happening this week in Paris

November 4-December 1

Local photography

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

Various locations, Paris 10

November 11-14

Mega-photography fair

Paris Photo: 180 photo galleries show works by their artists.

Grand Palais Ephémère, Paris

November 10-14

Photography books

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

Bateau Concorde Atlantique, Berges de Seine, Paris

November 6-11

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

November 5-7

Open studios in Montmartre

Artists open their studios to the public for Portes Ouvertes d’Anvers Aux Abbesses.

Various locations in Montmartre

November 4-20

Focus on photos in Saint Germain

Festival Photo Saint Germain: Special photo shows in Left Bank galleries, museums, cultural centers and bookshops. Above: The Maison d’Auguste Comte will show the haunting Fantographie, Images et Traces de l’Invisible (1850-1950) series.

Various locations, Paris

November 8, 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 13

Percussive Dance

Dance with a focus on rhythm and sharp movements takes center stage at Hip Tap Project and Friends.

Studio de l’Ermitage, 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 15-21

Indie, rock, electro

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

Various locations, 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

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

Through November 7

New views of Paris

The Saint-Jacques Tower in Paris’s 4th arrondissement has recently reopened. Climb the tower to see panoramic views of the city.

Square de la Tour Saint-Jacques, Paris

November 5

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Boîte Noire, directed by Yann Gozian.

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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