Art galleries are great facilitators for the development of culture, knowledge and artistic expression. They allow individuals to see unique concepts and products from professionals that really want to make a difference in the world and who challenge and reinvent themselves on a daily basis, providing various meanings of what art really is. Today, Paris Design Agenda will feature 15 of some of the best art galleries in Paris that have gained international appeal and praise.
In the city of lights, Covet House Paris became “the place to be” for decoration and design lovers. This showroom will give you some decoration ideas for your house. It features the work of several luxury brands, including Brabbu and DelightFull.
Address: 154 Rue des Rosiers, 93400 Saint-Ouen, France
Image Source: Carpenters Workshop Gallery
Carpenters Workshop Gallery is a contemporary art and design gallery that transcends classical borders in terms of art and design. Its proposal stands just at the intersection of these two universes: reaching precisely a symbiosis of art and design.
Address: 54 Rue de la Verrerie, 75004 Paris, France
Image Source: Galerie Patrick Seguin
Founded in 1989, Galerie Patrick Seguin is located in Paris’s Bastille district in a 300 sqm (3200 sq ft) space, renovated by Jean Nouvel, a 2008 Pritzker Prize winner. Since its opening, the gallery has brought the talents of French designers, such as Jean Prouvé, Charlotte Perriand, Pierre Jeanneret, Le Corbusier and Jean Royère into the international spotlight.
Address: 5 Rue des Taillandiers, 75011 Paris, France
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Galerie Downtown – François Laffanour specialises in furniture by European and American masters of design – most of whom are architects from the 20th century.
Address: 18 Rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
Image Source: Thomas Fritsch
Thomas Fritsch opened his gallery of French Decorative Arts from 1945 to 1970 on rue de Seine in 2004. He is acknowledged as the specialist on post-war French ceramics.
Address: 6 Rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
Image Source: Dutko
Jean-Jacques Dutko has been at the forefront of Paris’ art community since the 1980s and is considered a pioneer in the field of Art Deco. In recent years, Dutko has also turned his discerning eye to contemporary works, forging relationships with contemporary artists and designers, and frequently commissioning limited edition works to complement his Art Deco findings.
Address: 11 rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris
Image Source: Oscar Graf
Founded in 2010, in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, the gallery Oscar Graf devotes to Modern design by French, British and American artists, from 1870 to 1910
Address: 15, rue de Seine 75006 PARIS FRANCE
Image Source: Galerie BSL
Since 2010, Galerie BSL has been distinguishing itself by the desire to rouse this emotion, instilling the unexpected into the heart of the functional.
Address: 10 rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris and 23 rue Charlot 75003 Paris
Image Source: Avant-Scène
The Avant-Scène gallery is considered a reference in the world of decorative fine furnishings. The creations it highlights receive high praise from both discerning enthusiasts and the media, as well as from auction experts.
Address: 4, place de l’Odéon 75006 PARIS
Image Source: Galerie Gosserez
Gallery Gosserez is a leading design gallery dedicated to contemporary furniture and decorative pieces, located in the North Marais (NoMa) district in Paris.
Address: 3, rue Debelleyme 75003 Paris – France
Image Source: Pamono
Mouvements Modernes, founded in 2002 by Pierre Staudenmeyer, proposes a selection of design furniture from 80’s to our current times as well as contemporary art objects.
Address: 11, rue Léopold Bellan 75002 Paris
Image Source: Jacques Lacoste
Specialising in 20th Century Decorative Arts, Jacques Lacoste has set out to promote French Design of the 1950s.
Address: 12 rue de Seine 75006 Paris France
Image Source: PAD Fairs
The Galerie Flak in Paris specialises in Ancient Tribal Arts from Africa, Oceania & North America. For PAD Paris 2017, we have selected museum-quality masks, statues and ornaments that combine aesthetic excellence, intense sculptural presence and superb stylizations.
Address: 8, rue des Beaux-Arts 75006 Paris France
Image Source: ALB Antiquités
The Alb Antiquités Gallery, based at the 3 rue de Lille in Paris, managed by Antoine Broccardo, dedicates itself to the search for objects and pieces of furniture from European artists, to decorative arts of the 20th century and to their sources.
Address: 3, rue de Lille 75007 Paris France
Image Source: Galerie Negropontes
In the heart of Paris’ antique quarter and just a stone’s throw from the Musée d’Orsay, Galerie Negropontes is run by its founder Sophie Negropontes and Hervé Langlais, designer and art director. The gallery presents exceptional creations made by craftsmen of unmatched skills, reviving the tradition of French Decorative Arts with a resolutely contemporary vision. The guiding principles of the gallery are a love of beauty and fine craftsmanship, and a wish to renew the tradition of luxury à la française.
Address: 60 rue de Verneuil 75007 Paris