Exhibition The World As It Goes Exhibition The World As It Goes

Exhibition The World As It Goes At the Bourse de Commerce - Pinault Collection until September 2, 2024

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Opening Hours:
Monday to Sunday from 11 AM to 7 PM. Late opening until 9 PM on Friday. Closed on Tuesday.


What to expect

Dive into a Captivating Journey through Contemporary Art with the Pinault Collection Exhibition: "The World As It Goes." This extraordinary showcase, housed within the prestigious Bourse de Commerce, invites you to explore the intricate tapestry of our modern world through the eyes of renowned artists from various generations.

Discover the Pinault Collection Exhibition: "The World As It Goes"

The Venue: Bourse de Commerce

Nestled in the heart of the bustling city, the Bourse de Commerce stands as an architectural gem, providing the perfect setting for this stimulating exhibition. With its rich history and impressive design, this iconic venue offers an appropriate backdrop for the exploration of contemporary themes and artistic expressions.

Opening Hours and Reservations

The exhibition is open to visitors daily from [opening hours]. To ensure a seamless experience and guarantee your entry, we highly recommend booking your tickets in advance. By securing your reservation, you not only enjoy priority access to the exhibition but also contribute to the smooth operation of our visitor management system, allowing us to offer you the best possible experience.

Why Book Your Visit?

  1. Exclusive Access to Rare Works: "The World As It Goes" features a carefully selected array of works primarily created between the 1980s and today, with about half of them being exhibited by the Pinault Collection for the first time. By booking your visit, you gain exclusive access to these rare and exceptional pieces, offering you a unique glimpse into the evolving landscape of contemporary art.

  2. Engagement with Contemporary Themes: Through the lens of both established and emerging artists, the exhibition delves into the complexities of our modern world, addressing themes of societal paradoxes, existential reflections, and the enduring human spirit. By booking your visit, you embark on a journey of introspection and exploration, interacting with artworks that challenge, inspire, and provoke meaningful dialogue.

  3. Unparalleled Cultural Experience: A visit to "The World As It Goes" transcends a traditional art exhibition; it offers a cultural immersion into the dynamic realm of contemporary art. From thought-provoking installations to masterful paintings, each work tells a story, inviting you to engage in a rich tapestry of human experiences and emotions. By booking your visit, you ensure ample time to fully absorb and appreciate the depth and diversity of the exhibition.

  4. Seamless Visitor Experience: Booking your visit in advance allows you to plan your day effectively, ensuring a smooth and stress-free experience at the Bourse de Commerce. Avoid the lines and enjoy priority access to the exhibition, maximizing your time to explore, contemplate, and connect with the artworks at your own pace.

  5. Support for the Arts: Your reservation not only grants you access to a world-class exhibition but also contributes to the ongoing support and promotion of contemporary art and artists. By participating in "The World As It Goes," you play a vital role in sustaining the cultural ecosystem, fostering creativity, and enriching our collective understanding of the world we inhabit.

In conclusion, "The World As It Goes" promises an immersive and enriching experience that transcends the boundaries of conventional art exhibitions. By booking your visit, you embark on a journey of discovery, introspection, and cultural enrichment, all within the captivating ambiance of the Bourse de Commerce. Reserve your tickets now and prepare to be inspired by the diverse voices and perspectives that shape our contemporary world.


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2 Rue de Viarmes
75001 Paris
Parking lot
Saint Eustache, 52 Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau - 75001 Paris
Croix des Petits Champs, 14-20 Rue Croix des Petits Champs - 75001 Paris
Public transportation
ABChâtelet-Les Halles
677485Coquilliere - Les Halles

Common questions

What is the main theme of the exhibition "Le monde comme il va"?

The exhibition explores the paradoxes and hopes of our time through the works of contemporary artists.

Who is the curator of the exhibition?

Jean-Marie Gallais is the curator of this exhibition at the Pinault Collection.

What types of artworks are presented in the exhibition?

The exhibition features a wide selection of works mainly created between the 1980s and today.

Who are some of the artists represented in the exhibition?

Established figures such as Maurizio Cattelan, Damien Hirst, and Jeff Koons, as well as younger artists like Anne Imhof and Mohammed Sami.

Are there any works exhibited for the first time?

Yes, approximately half of the exhibited works are being shown for the first time by the Pinault Collection.

What is the inspiration behind the title "Le monde comme il va"?

The title is borrowed from a philosophical tale by Voltaire and reflects a keen awareness of the present among the artists.

What is the duration of the exhibition?

The exhibition is open until September 2, 2024.

Where is the exhibition taking place?

The exhibition is held at the Bourse de Commerce.

What is unique about Kimsooja's intervention in the museum's Rotunda?

Kimsooja's intervention overturns the entire architecture of the Bourse de Commerce through a massive circular mirror, inviting visitors to become aware of their role in the narrative of humanity.

How does the exhibition "Le monde comme il va" reflect François Pinault's commitment to contemporary art?

The exhibition highlights François Pinault's passion and commitment to contemporary art that is in tune with its time.

Are there any special events or activities associated with the exhibition?

Yes, special events and activities are organized in connection with the exhibition. Check the website for more details.

Are the artworks for sale?

The exhibited artworks are generally not for sale as they are part of the Pinault Collection.

Is the exhibition accessible to people with disabilities?

Yes, installations and services are available to make the exhibition accessible to everyone. Contact the museum for more information.

Do tickets need to be purchased in advance?

It is recommended to purchase tickets in advance, especially during peak times.

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