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April 2021: A selection of outdoor art exhibitons to view in Eastern Paris this month

The parks and squares of the capital will be welcoming exhibitions instead of museums and galleries this month. From the Marais to Belleville through Canal Saint-Martin, some of these free outdoor events will be opportunities for an artistic tribute to the 150 years of the Paris Commune.

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Songs of the Paris Commune

The revolutionary experience of 1871 inspired a large number of poems and songs. Engaged in the ranks of the insurgents, the popular authors and songwriters Jean Baptiste Clément and Eugène Pottier gave the Paris Commune its most famous anthems.

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March 2021: 12 art exhibitions and performances to view in Eastern Paris this month

As every year in the run-up to International Women’s Day, we’re pleased to share a feminine and feminist selection of exhibitions to see across Eastern Paris: from the Marais to Romainville, through Belleville and Faubourg Saint-Antoine!

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“Budget Participatif” 2021: The call for projects is open until February 28th

For the seventh year of this experiment conducted since 2014, Parisians are being consulted to choose some of the projects that will make the city of tomorrow. Proposals can be submitted until the end of February for the first phase of this initiative.

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Le Marais: Le Reflet offers 1€ meals for students facing financial hardships

Opened in 2019, Le Marais’ “restaurant extraordinaire” is showing another form of solidarity to help students face worsening economic conditions.

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Pyrénées : 389 La Boutique, a new gallery dedicated to young visual artists

Perched up the hill of Belleville, a few steps away from the Pyrénées metro station, 389 La Boutique features young artists combining illustration, pop culture, design and street art.

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History, heritage, architecture: record-breaking sites of Eastern Paris

Parisians encounter history at every corner! The eastern neighborhoods of the capital hold several records: the steepest street, the narrowest building, and the largest park in the city can all be found there.

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