Visit artist studios in Paris

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In September/October each year you can visit artist Studios in Paris.

This is known as PORTES OUVERTES [“Open Doors”], and visitors are encouraged to come to the ateliers [studios], see the artists at work, and chat chat about their techniques, inspiration etc.

Visit the artist studios in Paris, meet the artists & enjoy the local art

This is very cool!

Started by artists in Menilmontant, this is a wonderful initiative which allows the average person to see inside an art studio and understand some of the processes involved in creating different types of art.

If you’re going to be in Paris and you’re interested in art, this is something you should not miss.

The ‘open doors’ is well planned, with a detailed map of the artists participating in the neighbourhood, their exact locations and how to find them.

When: September/October each year

Where: In the vicinity of Menilmontant Street, in the 20th arrondissement

Website: (in French)


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 Map of the 20th district – 75020 – where you can visit artist studios in Paris

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