Paris Art exhibitions are one of the top attractions of the City of Lights. Parisians love art. They have a large choice of art exhibitions at their doorstep. Grand Palais, Musee Jacquemart Andre, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Centre Pompidou are the main Paris art exhibition venues. Buy your tickets in advance to skip the long queues. Paris museums.
Built close to the Champs Elysees for the 1900 Paris world exhibition, the Grand Palais is one of the most beautiful Paris buildings. Superbly restored, the Grand Palais stages art exhibitions in two separate venues.
Built between 1869 and 1875, Musee Jacquemart Andre was the private manshion of a wealthy family. It now hosts a beautiful art museum and stages some of the most interesting art exhibitions in Paris.
The Palais de Tokio was built for the 1937 French Paris world exhibition. It now hosts a beautiful museum of modern arts and stages spectacular art exhibitions. More information on Musee Art Moderne.
Centre Pompidou, a spectacular museum of modern arts, regularly stages first class art exhibitions (modern and contemporary arts). More information on Centre Pompidou.
Created by the LVMH Group (Louis Vuitton, Dior, Moet & Chandon), the Fondation Louis Vuitton encourages artistic creation in France and internationally. The Fondation Louis Vuitton daring monument, designed by Architect Franck Gehry, opened in October 2014. It stages contemporary art exhibitions. Fondation Louis Vuitton facts.
Paris becomes the world stage for contemporary art in October with the famous Fiac Art Fair, staged both in Grand Palais and in various gardens in the city.
All year long, Paris contemporary art scene is animated by many art galeries, located mostly in the 4th and 6th arondissements. The most famous are Perrotin, 76 Rue de Turenne in Le Marais and Kamel Mennour, 47, rue Saint-André des Arts on Paris left bank.