Palais de Tokyo

Endurance Art

We Asked This Artist Why He's Trapping Himself in a 13-Ton Boulder For a Week

Abraham Poincheval will remain inside a human-shaped cavity for seven days straight.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
2.23.17
Art

What Do Petroleum, a Paris Opera House, and Noah’s Ark Have in Common?

Tracing the history of a single material, artist Ayoung Kim takes us on a journey connecting localities while disrupting reality.
Alison Roberts
8.30.16
Art

Mika Rottenberg Goes Off the Beaten Path in Latest Surrealist Solo Show

A fun house has nothing on the brazen oddities of Mika Rottenberg's Palais de Tokyo show.
Diana Shi
8.28.16
Art

Insta of the Week: We Solve an Art Mystery

Not everything can be found on the internet.
Beckett Mufson
11.27.15
Art

Take a Hallucinatory Boat Ride Inside a Museum

Artist Céleste Boursier-Mougenot fills the Palais de Tokyo with water so visitors can take surreal boat rides.
Antwaun Sargent
9.6.15
Art

Crawl Inside a Museum-Sized Scotch Tape Web

Created by art collaborative Numen / For Use, 'Tape Paris' invites visitors to Paris's Palais de Tokyo inside what looks like a giant spider's web.
Sophia Callahan
10.29.14
Film

Documenting The "Vegas Of The Maghreb" Through Virtual Environments: Q&A With Jon Rafman

Their short film Remember Carthage, currently on view at Palais de Tokyo, references video games and how idea the of foreignness has completely changed.
Julie Le Baron and Shahneze Tsouria
9.28.12
Art

Grotte Stellaire: From Lascaux To The Palais De Tokyo

As part of the Triennale, Julien Salaud exhibits astral animals of all kinds.
Marwann Frikach
5.2.12