Art exhibitions and festivals in Paris: what are your next appointments?

By Cécile D. Photo by My B. Published on January 19, 2023 at 10:42

Paris is considered the art capital of the world. It is therefore not surprising that there are many art exhibitions and festivals throughout the year. Here is the program.

Paris is a dream city for all art and culture lovers. The capital and surrounding cities are home to many people museum, cultural institutions, art foundations, galleries, artist studios… And these places are organized regularly exhibition and animation to offer us new masterpieces to look at. Of course, thanks to these museums and institutions, our program is complete.

But you want more, and you’re right. You want innovation, the unexpected. You also want to decorate your house or apartment. So you’ve come to the right place.

If we can blame museums for one thing, it’s that they rarely let us walk away with a painting or sculpture we fall in love with. While sitting room and arts festivalthey are much more open about the matter.

As you have already understood, this guide lists for you the best art exhibitions and other artistic festivals held Paris and enter Ile-de-France. In the selection below, you’ll find this year’s big events not to be missed, and more secretive events that are worth checking out.

But what exactly do you do at an art exhibition? These events are organized for professionals in the art world as well as for amateurs like us. This is an opportunity to discover young talentartist and gallery from the other side of the world, and practices that are unusual and different.

These art fairs and cultural festivals often offer exhibitions, shows or events that allow us to admire new artists. Plus, these events are (often, but not always) markets: you can buy works that you like. And you don’t need to go into debt for that: there are some exhibits that are very accessible to the general public!

Drawing, contemporary art, urban art, photography, crafts, art from elsewhere… There is something for everyone, and all year round. This time, for sure, you won’t be able to say you’re bored in Paris!

Without further ado, here are the exhibitions and festivals not to be missed this year.

Current events:

Pompidou Visual CenterPompidou Visual CenterPompidou Visual Center Hors Pistes 2023, the full program of contemporary art festivals at the Center Pompidou
The Center Pompidou hosts its 18th edition of the “Hors Pistes” festival, which aims to highlight important current topics through contemporary art. The festival is free to enjoy from 20 January to 19 February 2023.
[Lire la suite]

ART3F Paris 2023, International Contemporary Art Exhibition - invitationART3F Paris 2023, International Contemporary Art Exhibition - invitationART3F Paris 2023, International Contemporary Art Exhibition - invitationART3F Paris 2023, International Contemporary Art Exhibition - invitation ART3F Paris 2023, International Contemporary Art Exhibition – invitation
Sponsored – In January, go to art3f fair to share moments with artists and gallery owners, for affordable art, emerging artists, famous signatures, in a relaxed atmosphere. 3 days of celebration around the art of living from January 27 to 29! [Lire la suite]

This year’s program:

The ephemeral Grand Palais, the new temporary space on the Champ-de-Mars, opens its doorsThe ephemeral Grand Palais, the new temporary space on the Champ-de-Mars, opens its doorsThe ephemeral Grand Palais, the new temporary space on the Champ-de-Mars, opens its doorsThe ephemeral Grand Palais, the new temporary space on the Champ-de-Mars, opens its doors Art Capital 2023, exhibition at the Grand Palais Ephémère
Art Capital is back for a new edition from 15 to 19 February 2023 at the Grand Palais Ephémère. Don’t miss the gathering for contemporary art lovers which brings together 4 exhibitions in one and no less than 2000 artists. [Lire la suite]

The most beautiful clockThe most beautiful clockThe most beautiful clockThe most beautiful clock Drawing Now Art Fair 2023, the contemporary drawing exhibition returns to Paris
The Drawing Now Art Fair, a contemporary drawing exhibition, returns to the Carreau du Temple for its promising 16th edition, from 22 to 27 March 2023. [Lire la suite]

Drawing Exhibition 2020 at Palais BrongniartDrawing Exhibition 2020 at Palais BrongniartDrawing Exhibition 2020 at Palais BrongniartDrawing Exhibition 2020 at Palais Brongniart Drawing Fair 2023: new edition at Palais Brongniart
The Salon du Dessin takes place at the Palais Brongniart from 22 to 27 March 2023, to welcome its many collectors, researchers, experts… and you! Come and discover more than 1000 old and modern images at this international exhibition. [Lire la suite]

Under pressureUnder pressureUnder pressureUnder pressure Circulation 2023, European youth photography festival in Centquatre
The Circulation Festival returns for 104 from March 25 to May 21 2023. For 13 years, this gathering dedicated to young European photography has been a can’t-miss event in Paris. [Lire la suite]

Sometimes necessary Keep your advance ticket: if a show catches your eye, get seated without waiting. And most importantly, enjoy.

Posted in Art

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *