The art gallery Les Filles du Calvaire is a kind of portal to the world of art of the recent past and the present. Created by the combined efforts of Stefan Magian, Marie Manier, Charlotte Boudon, it represents a fresh look from artists of the 21st century. to the eternal problems of mankind.
The contemporary art gallery Les Filles du Calvaire, since its opening in 1996, strives to diversify the work of artists, sculptors and photographers of the 20th and 21st centuries. the widest strata of the public.
Its spacious and bright exhibition space is located on two floors of a former industrial workshop in the Marais. Starting with the organization of photo exhibitions on an area of 320 m2 its employees pay attention to the authors of paintings, sculpture, video art and installations.
From the very beginning, the gallery paid attention not only to recognized masters of modern art. She assists in promoting creativity at the national and international level to the younger generation of artists.
Having chosen as a priority the demonstration of works of art created by women, she does not ignore the work of the representatives of the stronger sex either. Among its regular exhibitors are the names of Helena Almeida, Laura Henno, Emma Duson, Catherine de Blauer, Helen Kooy, Katinka Lampa, Thibaut Küsse, Thierry Fonten, Antoine d'Agat.
With the beginning of the new 2019 year, Les Filles du Calvaire Gallery invites connoisseurs of beauty to two personal exhibitions. Chinese ceramics artist Zhou Qi invites you to a personal show “There are days like this,” based on a synthesis of Eastern and European traditions.
Emma Ducson’s solo exhibition “Free Voice” expresses the artist’s almost libertarian approach to the creative process and the rules of everyday life. In an effort to free herself from canons and outdated rules, she follows in her work only emotions and feelings.
The Les Filles du Calvaire Art Gallery is more than just an exhibition space. This is an opportunity to meet like-minded people and representatives of other areas of contemporary art in order to exchange views and discuss the work of colleagues in a pleasant environment.
Gallery Les Filles du Calvaire is active in the international art market. She regularly participates in art fairs Art Brussels, Art Rotterdam, Photo London, Loop, Unseen (Amsterdam) in the photo fair in San Francisco.
Gallery employees are constantly striving to expand the scope of the exhibition space and in this they are helped by cooperation with museums and galleries in other cities of France. On mutually beneficial terms, contemporary art exhibitions were held in Kiel (Germany), Istanbul (Turkey), Venice (Italy), Madrid (Spain), Seoul (South Korea) and in French Bethune.
Not a single cultural event in the gallery Les Filles du Calvaire passes without a trace after its end. Based on the materials of exhibitions and vernissages, gallery specialists are preparing to print art albums, catalogs and art articles for collections.
Address: 17 Rue des Filles du Calvaire, Paris 75003
Phone: + 33 1 42 74 47 05
Metro: Filles du Calvaire
Bus: Oberkampf - Filles du Calvaire
Hours: 11: 00-18: 30