Cultural Institutions

Centre Culturelle Suisse

Founded in Paris to promote cultural exchange between French and Swiss contemporary art

32 Rue des Francs Bourgeois

Located in the heart of the Marais, the Swiss Cultural Centre (RCC) aims to make Swiss contemporary art known in France and to promote the influence of Swiss artists.

It also aims to prodcue links between Swiss and French contemporary art. Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Foundation for Culture is the main source of funding of CCS.

The Swiss Cultural Center hosts two exhibition spaces (280 m2), an auditorium seating a hundred spectators and a library. The latter, designed by architects Jakob + MacFarlane, offers a rich selection of books, DVDs and CD. The focus is on contemporary art, architecture, graphics and literature.

Contacts & Details
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm


T: +33 01 42 71 44 50
W: Website

32 Rue des Francs Bourgeois

Past Exhibitions
Miriam Cahn: corporel / körperlich
Miriam Cahn‘s (b.1949, Basel) show at the Centre Culturelle Suisse includes works done over 25...
12 Jan 2015 - 24 Jan 2015
Christina Hemauer & Roman Keller: Voyages atmosphériques (Concerning the Blueness of the Sky)
Since 2003, the research carried out by Christina Hemauer and Roman Keller (born in 1973 and 1969 respectively;...
22 Apr 2016 - 29 May 2016
Marco Poloni: Codename: Osvaldo
The work of Marco Poloni spans cinema, photography, text and installation. In 2014 the artist established...
22 Apr 2016 - 10 Jul 2016
Nelly Haliti: jours : mois : années
Nelly Haliti’s video installation “Jours: Mois: Anées” offers an immersion in a self-erasing...
23 Sep 2016 - 30 Oct 2016
!Mediengruppe Bitnik: so far, so good
!Mediengruppe Bitnik—a duo comprised of Carmen Weisskopf and Domagoj Smoljo (born in 1976 and 1979,...
23 Sep 2016 - 04 Dec 2016
Vanessa Billy: Dear Life
Centre Culturelle Suisse presents “Dear Life”, a solo exhibition by the artist Vanessa Billy featuring...
21 Jan 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
Thomas Huber: Extase
Centre Culturelle Suisse presents “Extase”, a solo exhibition by the artist Thomas Huber. Dedicating the...
21 Jan 2017 - 02 Apr 2017
Silvia Bächli / Eric Hattan: Situer la différence
For their joint exhibition at Centre Culturel Suisse the artists are showcasing the results of their...
28 Apr 2017 - 16 Jul 2017
Barbezat-Villetard: Like Ripples on a Blank Shore
On the occasion of their exhibition the French artists are showcasing results of their artistic research...
09 Sep 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Pauline Julier: Naturalis Historia
“Naturalis Historia” is an installation by that combines nature stories through a number...
09 Sep 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
Pauline Boudry & Renate Lorenz: Telepathic Improvisation
Centre culturel suisse features an installation and film by Pauline Boudry & Renate Lorenz. With...
13 Jan 2018 - 25 Mar 2018