Held every autumn and continuing for months, this arts festival is a showcase for contemporary art in all forms from around the world, including theatre, film, music, dance, sculpture and literature. It is said to be the largest festival of its kind in the world, which is saying something as art festivals are becoming very popular the world over. Special attention is given to foreign culture as well as experimental work and the development of new talents. Those who are in Paris between September and December will find it worthwhile to check out the festival programme. The incredible variety of talent and genre ensures that there is something to cater to all tastes.
Date: September to December 2014