Paris offers a full calendar of events this autumn and there’s something for everyone! Automobile enthusiasts can steer for the Paris Motor Show in search of the hottest new technology and coolest new cars. Those in search of inner tranquillity can meditate on the many possibilities offered by the Salon Zen. While art lovers can put the Picasso Museum in the frame, as the works of two incredible artists can be enjoyed there in a new exhibition.
The cars of the movies at the Paris Motor Show
The first half of October is an opportunity for auto enthusiasts to discover the best cars of yesterday, new trends, and the models of tomorrow at a motor show that can trace its history back to 1898. Concept cars and ground-breaking technologies, the latest production vehicles and much more can be found at the Paris Motor Show, presented from October 1st to 16th at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre. In addition, a special exhibition at this year’s show showcases the iconic cars of the big screen in a hall decorated in the manner of a film studio. Come and see your favourite movie vehicles up close. A key event for both auto fans and movie buffs during your stay at the Hotel Daunou Opera.
Find your mind / body balance at the Salon Zen
Manage stress, develop self-confidence and creativity, find products to aid in natural healing, improve your ability to communicate, explore alternative medicine, harmonise your home and learn how meditation can enhance your life. These are some of the benefits waiting to be discovered at the Salon Zen. Taking place at the Espace Champerret from September 29th to October 3rd, this remarkable trade fair invites you to relax and take care of your health and wellbeing, and provides a full programme of lectures, practical workshops and activities to help you do just that. The themes presented at the Salon Zen meet diverse interests. With 350 exhibitors and 180 workshops you are sure to find what you need to make a difference in your life, from the latest innovations to traditional knowledge. So many ways to improve every day!
Two artistic masters
From October 4th, 2016 to February 5th, 2017, the Picasso Museum joins with the Giacometti Foundation to present an exhibition, Picasso-Giacometti, which looks at the personal, formal, iconographic and professional relationships of these two major figures of 20th century art. The multidisciplinary domains of creation as they pertain to both artists will be featured, including paintings, sculptures, and graphic art in various forms. Dive into a unique visual universe while expanding your knowledge of two astonishing creative talents.
Hotel Daunou Opera, an elegant 3-star hotel in Paris, opera district