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July 2020: 11 Exhibits and Cultural Events to Discover this Month in Eastern Paris

Summer is finally here! Make the most of it with some cultural outings: from the cobbled alleys of the Marais to the heights of Belleville and the banks of canal de l’Ourcq, let us guide you with our art selection of the month.

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Artists of Belleville Open their Workshop Doors to the Public on October 2nd-5th

The 31st edition of the “Portes Ouvertes des Ateliers d’Artistes de Belleville”, a yearly public art walk organised by the local artists association, will take place on October 2nd-5th.

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This Summer, La Villette Welcomes Visitors With the Free Event “Plaine d’Artistes”

As cultural institutions adapt to the rules of deconfinement, La Villette is reopening its lawns and Folies with a free summer program that will bring together around fifty artists.

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Portrait of an Artist: Raphael Federici Presents his Latest Exhibition, “Ecological Afrofuturism”

A few steps away from the Ménilmontant metro station, Espace Oberkampf is hosting Parisian artist Raphael Federici’s latest exhibition for its final week. Paris Lights Up took the opportunity to ask him a few questions!

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Racism and Police Brutality: In Paris Just Like Elsewhere

Tuesday’s gathering in support of the family of Adama Traoré, who died in a Val-d’Oise police station in July 2016, brought together tens of thousands of people in front of the Paris Judicial Court.

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June 2020: 10 Eastern Paris Exhibits to Support Visual Arts After Deconfinement

The largest Parisian museums have yet to reopen their doors; this is the perfect time to discover local galleries a few steps away from home. From the Marais to Belleville, make up for lost time with our art selection of the month!

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DJAO, a touching portrait-documentary on “the question of the marks left by a migration”

Produced with the support of the local association autremonde, the documentary short film “DJAO – After the Road” shows the daily life of Mamadou, who was forced to flee the Ivory Coast to reach Paris.

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