Centre Pompidou

Opened in 1977 by President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing. The Centre Pompidou was designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers.

19 Rue Beaubourg

Located in the area of the Beaubourg in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, near Les Halles, rue Montorgueil, and the Marais, In 1969, Centre Georges Pompidou houses the a public library, the Musée National d’Art Moderne – the largest museum for modern art in Europe – , and IRCAM, a centre for music and acoustic research.
Opened in 1977 by President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing. The Centre Pompidou was designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers.

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19 Rue Beaubourg

Current Exhibitions
Christian Boltanski: Life in the Making
The monographic exhibition at Centre Pompidou spans the fifty-year career of one of the most influential contemporary artists, under the curatorship of Bernard Blistène
13 Nov 2019 - 13 Mar 2020
Past Exhibitions
Charlie Hebdo at the Centre Pompidou
The Centre Pompidou is currently exhibiting front covers of Charlie Hebdo magazine printed between...
09 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
Latifa Echakhch at Centre Pompidou
From 8 October 2014 to 26 January 2015, the Centre Pompidou is presenting a work by Latifa Echakhch,...
08 Oct 2014 - 06 Jan 2015
Anselm Kiefer Retrospective
The Centre Pompidou is staging a completely new overview of Anselm Kiefer’s output. This retrospective,...
16 Dec 2015 - 08 Apr 2016
A Poor Art
With “A poor art”, a multidisciplinary and innovative event, the Centre Pompidou proposes...
08 Jun 2016 - 29 Aug 2016
Magritte: The Treachery of Images
The exhibition “The Treachery of Images” offers a completely new approach to the work of the Belgian...
21 Sep 2016 - 23 Jan 2017
Kollektsia! Contemporary Art in the Urss and Russia 1950-2000
The Centre Pompidou is showing an extraordinary donation of more than 250 works of Soviet and Russian...
14 Sep 2016 - 27 Mar 2017
Jean-Luc Moulène
The Centre Pompidou is giving a monographic exhibition to the French artist Jean-Luc Moulène. Invited...
19 Oct 2016 - 20 Feb 2017
Cy Twombly at the Centre Pompidou
In late 2016, the Centre Georges Pompidou stages the first comprehensive retrospective ever held in...
30 Nov 2016 - 24 Apr 2017
Brassaï: Graffiti
The signs and images drawn or scratched on the walls of Paris fascinated the Hungarian-born Brassaï from...
09 Nov 2016 - 30 Jan 2017
Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016 – Les Nommés
For the very first time, the Centre Pompidou is showing all of this year’s four “Prix Marcel...
12 Oct 2016 - 30 Jan 2017
Walker Evans
The first major retrospective in France of the photographer who represented 20th century American everyday...
26 Apr 2017 - 14 Aug 2017
Josef Koudelka: la fabrique d’Exils
La fabrique d’Exils, at the Galerie de Photographies du Centre Pompidou, is Josef Koudelka’s first...
22 Feb 2017 - 22 May 2017
Saâdane Afif: The Fountain Archives
In occasion of 100 years anniversary of Duchamp’s Fountain, Saâdane Afif presents The Fountain Archive,...
01 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
David Hockney: A Retrospective
The Pompidou presents the most comprehensive retrospective ever devoted to the work of David Hockney;...
21 Jun 2017 - 23 Oct 2017
Prix Marcel Duchamp 2017
The four finalists of the Marcel Duchamp Prize are invited to show at the Centre Pompidou: Maja Bajevic,...
27 Sep 2017 - 08 Jan 2018
Elina Brotherus at Centre Pompidou
Elina Brotherus is the winner of the 2017 Carte blanche PMU. The project at the Centre Pompidou by the...
27 Sep 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
Lee Ung-No at Centre Pompidou
The exhibition is a major retrospective on painter and sculptor Lee Ung-no (Seoul, 1904 – Paris, 1989),...
20 Sep 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
Harun Farocki: A Retrospective
This is the most comprehensive retrospective in France of Harun Farocki (1944-2014). The exhibition features...
23 Nov 2017 - 14 Jan 2018
Ryoji Ikeda: Continuum
The exhibition Continuum features a new installation by the composer and visual artist Ryoji Ikeda,...
15 Jun 2018 - 27 Aug 2018
Franz West
Curated by Christine Macel, this is the most comprehensive exhibition to date dedicated to the work of...
12 Sep 2018 - 10 Dec 2018
Cao Fei: HX
The Centre Pompidou presents a solo show by Chinese artist Cao Fei (born 1978, Guangzhou). The project...
06 Jun 2019 - 26 Aug 2019
Francis Bacon: Books and Paintings
Following up on the last major French exhibition of the artist’s work, held in 1996, the Centre Pompidou...
11 Sep 2019 - 20 Jan 2020