The Biennale des antiquaires from September 9th to 18th 2016
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Once again The Grand Palais will become the setting for this event that takes place every two years: The Biennale des Antiquaires.
The opening is scheduled for Friday, September 9th beginning at 6:00PM for the lucky ones who have been able to get one of 500 precious entry tickets at 500 Euros each ...
A little more reasonable (for 35 Euros) on the next day at 11:00AM, the doors of the contemporary art exhibition open to you until 8:00PM (on Thursday the 15th until 11:00PM).
This year, the biennale offers you the theme "A century of French elegance", highlighting 34 works previously unavailable to the public loaned by "The State Hermitage Museum" of Saint Petersburg. Located in the Salon d'Honneur (1st floor).
In partnership with Le Mobilier National (formerly Garde-meuble de la Couronne), you will enjoy a selection of the most representative pieces of 20th century French creation.
Salon d'Honneur (1st floor).
Finally, in the nave of the Grand Palais, Swiss watchmakers are invited to the party with this thematic exhibition entitled "The Conquest of Time". A hundred artefacts and historical horological pieces come to show the ingenuity that man has shown over the centuries to master his temporal environment.
You have until September 18th to enjoy the Biennale!