Art Paris Art Fair comes back for its 18th edition at the Grand Palais

From March 31st to April 3rd 2016, Art Paris Art Fair is back for its 18th edition at the Grand Palais, in Paris. This event opened to expression in any forms is spring’s unavoidable artistic meeting in Paris.

2015 Art Paris Art Fair - Photo credit: Emmanuel Nguyen Ngoc

Korea in the place of honour
During 4 days, visitors will discover 143 galleries from around twenty countries, including for the first time: Azerbaijan, Colombia and Iran. This year, the event will focus on art from post-war period to nowadays and Korea will be the special guest. In this way, 80 South Korean artists, including master of abstraction Ungno Lee and contemporary artist Chun Kwang Young will show the artistic richness of the Land of the Morning Calm, notably the emergence of a specific contemporary art in the 1960s and its evolution until today. The public will also find again installations, personal exposures of contemporary or emerging artists at the “Solo Show” area, or even digital art with giant screenings on the Grand Palais’s facade.

This contemporary art fair which suggests a colourful trip can be discovered nearby the Green Hotel Paris, the Eiffel Trocadéro and the Gavarni, down the Champs-Elysées.

2015 Art Paris Art Fair - Photo credit: Emmanuel Nguyen Ngoc

Art Paris Art Fair (in French), from March 31st to April 3rd 2016.
Open on Thursday and Saturday from 11:30 am to 8pm, on Friday from 11:30am to 9pm and on Sunday from 11:30am to 7pm.
Grand Palais’s façade screenings: every night from 7pm to midnight.
Full rate: €25 / Concession €12 / Free for children under 10.

Grand Palais
3 avenue du Général Eisenhower
75008 Paris
Tel: + 33 (0)1 44 13 17 17
Metro: Champs-Elysées-Clemenceau (lines 1 and 13) or Franklin Roosevelt (lines 1 and 9).

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