The Majors

Note to readers: This list was updated on Jan. 20, 2021. Museums in Paris are currently closed until further notice.

Centre Georges Pompidou

Henri Matisse: Comme un Roman

Through February 22, 2021

Dust: The Plates of the Present

Through March 8, 2021

Hito Steyerl

February 3, 2021–June 7, 2021

Elles Font l’Abstraction (female abstract artists)

May 5–August 23, 2021

Alice Neel

Postponed until 2022

George Baselitz

To be rescheduled

Grand Palais

Noir & Blanc: A Photographic Aesthetic


Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris

Sarah Moon: PasséPrésent

Through May 2, 2021 (to be confirmed)

Hubert Duprat

Through February 14, 2021 (to be confirmed)

Victor Brauner

Through April 25, 2021 (to be confirmed)

Sarah Moon

September 18, 2020—January 10, 2021

Musée d’Orsay

Girault de Prangey, Photographer

Through March 14, 2021

The Origins of the World: The Invention of Nature in the 19th Century

Through May 2, 2021

Laurent Grasso: Contemporary Interpretations

Through May 2, 2021

Swiss Modernities (1890-1914)

March 2–June 27, 2021

Impressionist Decorations

April 13–August 1, 2021

Gaudí and Art Nouveau

To be rescheduled

Musée du Louvre

The Advent of the Artist


Taharqa, Pharaoh of Two Lands


Paris-Athens 1800-1900: Rediscovery of Greece in the 19th Century


Civilizations and Cultures on the Silk Road


A History of Still Lifes from Antiquity


Treasures of the Order of the Holy Spirit


Petit Palais

Limited Edition: Vollard, Petiet and Modern Master Prints

Through May 23, 2021


Specialty Museums

Atelier des Lumières

Dalí: The Endless Enigma

Through January 2, 2022

Gaudí: The Architect of the Imaginary

Through January 2, 2022

Fondation Cartier

Sarah Sze, "Night into Day" & Artavazd Pelechian, "Nature, The Seasons"

Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson

Eugène Atget

Through April 25, 2021

Jeu de Paume

Michael Schmidt

May 11, 2021–August 29, 2021

Maison Européenne de la Photographie

Daido Moriyama, Shomei Tomatsu: Tokyo

Through February 28, 2021 (to be confirmed)

Mari Katayama: Home Again

Dates to be confirmed

Zanele Muholi

Dates to be confirmed

Musée Bourdelle

To be confirmed

Musée d’Art et d’Histoire du Judaisme

Jews in Morocco, 1934-1937: Photographs by Jean Besancenot

Through April 18, 2021

Pierre Dac: Du Côté d’Ailleurs

October 15, 2020–April 25, 2021

Maya Zac: Acting Memory. Video Works, 2007-2017

Through June 20, 2021

Chagall, Modigliani, Soutine… Paris as a School, 1905-1940

June 3, 2021–October 31, 2021

Musée de l’Orangerie

Magritte/Renoir: Surrealism in Full Sunlight

February 10–June 21, 2021

Soutine/De Kooning

September 15, 2021–January 10, 2022

Musée des Arts Décoratifs


Through May 2, 2021

Collect/Connect: Contemporary Jewelry by Julie Decubber and Stefania Lucchetta

Through May 11, 2021

Musée du Luxembourg

Women Painters, 1780-1830

March 3-July 4, 2021

Musée du Quai Branly

The Olmecs and the Civilizations of the Gulf of Mexico

Through July 25, 2021

Kanak Journals

Through May 16, 2021

Désir d’Humanité: Les Univers de Barthélémy Toguo

April 6, 2021–December 5, 2021

Gularri: Waterscapes from Northern Australia

June 22, 2021–September 26, 2021

Maro’ura: A Polynesian Treasure

February 8, 2022–May 1, 2022

Musée Jacquemart-André


March 5-July 19, 2021


September 10, 2021–January 24, 2022

Musée Maillol

Museum closed for renovation.

Will reopen in 2021

Musée Marmottan-Monet

Colombet/Monet: Painting Like the River

Through May 2, 2021

The Blue Hour of Peder Severin Krøyer

January 28—July 25, 2021

Musée Montmartre

Dufy’s Paris

March 5-September 12, 2021

Musée Zadkine

Chagall/Zadkine: Crisscrossed Trajectories

November 13, 2020-April 25, 2021

Palais Galliera

Gabrielle Chanel: Fashion Manifesto

October 1, 2020-March 14, 2021