Coronavirus: Art Paris 2020 at the Grand Palais cancelled

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Published by Manon C., Laurent P. · Photos by Elodie D. · Published on 14 April 2020 at 16h18 · Updated on 15 April 2020 at 10h27
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Art Paris, the major contemporary art fair, said to take place in Paris from April 2 to 5, 2020 has been postponed to May 28 to 31, 2020 but has been ultimately cancelled. This unmissable event of contemporary art in Paris is the promise of beautiful discoveries including, this year, an exploration of Barcelona, Lisbon, Madrid and Porto.

Art Paris at the Grand Palais was expected to return from May 28 to 31, 2020. Initially planned from April 2 to 5, 2020, it's cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.. This event for art lovers would have celebrated its 22nd edition in glory!

This year, 150 modern and contemporary art galleries expect you.  All in all, 20 countries are represented including. More than ever, the event rejects the boundaries and invites to discover.

By the way, Art Paris invites you to a cultural journey with Etoile du Sud. After Latin-American art from the 60’s to nowadays, the exhibition focuses this year on the Iberian Peninsula with focus on Barcelona, Lisbon, Madrid and Porto. genuine invitation to travel and discover new horizons through Art!

As it happens every year since 2015, Art Paris encourages exhibiting galleries to display monographic exhibitions (focusing on one single artist). And for the edition 2020, we discover about forty of them, a record for the event. Stay alert because these Solo Shows popping out under the Grand Palais cupola likely can trigger your curiosity!

Let’s not forget either about visiting the Secteur Promesses. Here, 14 promising and young art galleries are put in the spotlight by the fair, each displaying one to three emerging artists. Keep your eyes open and remember their names, you may hear about them very soon. 

The icing on the cake, the show also introduces you to its VIP tour “A Paris au Printemps” [Spring in Paris]. Through the latter, Art Paris shows you how the city of lights actually became one of the world’s capitals of art especially with the opening of private foundations. In spring, art events increase making of Paris the place to be! 

You get it now: for this edition, Art Paris outdoes itself even more for art discoveries lovers’ greatest joy.

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