The White Night 2018 is entrusted to Gaël Charbeau, Cité des Sciences art director and called in several artists to take over Paris streets. The event will take place this Saturday October 6, 2018 and we already know where the works are. 4 constellations: Invalides, Ile Saint Louis, La Villette and Porte Dorée.
TOP 10 quirky works for the White Night:
White Night 2018 in Paris: Physis party at the Invalides
For the White Night 2018, scheduled this Saturday October 6 in Paris, Scandinavian electro artists Lindstrøm, Axel Boman and Komél Kovács take over the Invalides neighborhood for a very musical and beautiful evening to be discovered thanks
The Triomphe de la République recreated in front of the City Hall
For the White Night 2018, Ugo Schiavi created a series of sculptures inspired by the Triomphe de la République, the statue set on the Place de la Nation. Set in front of the City Hall, on Saturday October 6, 2018, this work will undoubtedly touch you!
Andrea Crews fashion shows all night long at the City Hall
For the White Night 2018, Maroussia Rebecq takes over the City Hall function room for fashion shows open to all! For this performance, Maroussia Rebecq, pioneer in upcycling with her brand Andrea Drews, unearthed old clothes on the Internet and worked with them to turn them into unique pieces. This collection including 99 popular clothes will be worn all night long by unknown people, Parisians found during a wild casting.
The Pont Alexandre III goes car-free all night long
This Saturday October 6, 2018, the Pont Alexandre III goes car-free. Starting at 7 p.m., young people from the Thanks For Nothing group take over the bridge with artists and 5 associations for a wonderful moment of shared art!
White Night 2018: a geyser at the Cité des Sciences
This Saturday October 6, 2018, the Cité des Sciences will go wild all night with the coming of Fabien Léaustic, an artist-engineer who will transform the water jets into extraterrestrial geysers! For the occasion, the Cité des Sciences will be open (but charging) until 10 p.m.
A procession on the Ile Saint-Louis to protect it from the floods
For the White Night 2018, 300 people will realize a funny performance on the Ile Saint-Louis. For the night, they will created objects to thank the heavens that the Île Saint Louis was not touched by floods!
Free late-night opening at Parc Zoologique de Paris
This Saturday October 6, 2018, for the White Night 2018, the Parc Zoologique de Paris remains open late in the night. From 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., you can access the zoo for free in order to rediscover the famous Charles Letrosne rock as well as works by Laurent Le Deunff and Philippe Quesne.
A giant Tesla coil at the Géode
On the occasion of the White Night 2018 on Saturday October 6, 2018, the Géode will be electrified from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.! TremensS has decided to turn the Géode into a huge Tesla coil, emerging from a thick fog, under a threatening rumble and riddled with electric arches.
Experiencing the ordinary with Benjamin Loyauté at the Palais de la Porte Dorée
This Saturday October 6, 2018 on the occasion of the White Night, the Palais de la Porte Dorée offers us to experience the ordinary thanks to Benjamin Loyauté. All night long, we can question our current life and our society through installations and through a candy, the Candy-graphie, a symbol of the intangible heritage in our societies!
Jardin Nelson Mandela transformed into a trinket market for EMMAÜS Solidarité
This Saturday October 6, 2018, the Jardin Nelson Mandela will be transformed into a trinket market for the White Night! If the idea sounds crazy, Bertille Bak wishes to sell trinket works which profits will be donated to EMMAÜS Solidarité.
Echo de la naissance des mondes, Abdelkader Benchamma at the Collège des Bernardins
For the White Night 2018, the Collège des Bernardins will open its doors on October 6, 2018 late in the night to let us enjoy the installation called “Echo de la naissance des mondes” by Abdelkader Benchamma. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the reopening of the Collège des Bernardins, Abdelkader Benchamma has decided to alter the central nave with huge and extravagant, abstract and dynamic shapes!