Paris has a close relationship with art. Due to its long history, the cultural incidents it has witnessed, and the diverse populations it has hosted, thousands of artists have made Paris their home for centuries and many still do. This artistic charm of Paris can be witnessed in some of the art galleries in the French Capital. Below are some of the most beautiful art galleries that you can visit on your private tours Paris.
Modus Art Gallery
This gallery is not very frequently featured in the lists of art admirers, as it is not very well known among tourists. However, it is definitely one of the best art galleries in France. It is situated in Place des Vosges, which is the oldest planned square in Paris. The vision highlighted in the gallery is said to be a common denominator for both contemporary as well as modern art. The exhibits in the gallery are as powerful carriers of different techniques, media, and genres, as much as they are unique.
Fondation Cartier is a contemporary art museum located in the 14th arrondissement of the city. The place is located inside a glass building which was designed by the winner of the Pritzker Prize, Jean Nouvel. There are several artistic pieces in the building, which you will admire. The permanent collection has a dedicated section for debutant artists. One of the most popular activities includes ‘Nomadic Nights’, which encourages performing arts and creative interaction between different artistic genres.
Galerie Xippas is one of the most important galleries in Paris in terms of artistic relevance. The place houses artworks from Uruguay, Greece, Switzerland, and France. The place has top class artworks on display and aims to make it one of the most sought-after international platforms. The gallery exhibits works of both new and old contemporary artists. Several delightful sights like ghost wall and a transparent staircase created by Barthélémy and Grino enthrall the visitors. Make sure to make a stop at this gallery on your private tours Paris.
Located in Versailles, La Maréchalerie is a great place to admire great artwork in peace. It is located in a building, which used to be a passageway overlooking the town and the castle. It is not just a tourist attraction, but also a place of religious importance. The works displayed in the gallery are mainly dedicated to those that circle around the idea of reshaping the urban ideologies.