Listings

The Big Domain

The Big Domain is the leading self catering agency for marketing group holiday accommodation world-wide. Working with property owners across France, specialising in the rental of gites, chateaux, ski chalets and villas sleeping ten or more guests. A friendly, bi-lingual team dedicated to taking the stress out of holiday letting.

Address:

Travel Chapter House, Gammaton Road, Bideford EX39 4DF

Tel: +44 (0) 1237 426777

URL: www.thebigdomain.com/france

Welcome Pickups

Book a pre-paid taxi at the same price as a taxi from the line.

Expect an English-speaking, friendly local to greet you at the exit.

Tel: +33973728229

URL: www.welcomepickups.com

École Suisse Internationale

Ecole Suisse Internationale – Paris
– Programs starting from €270 per week (for 18 +)
– Standard, intensive, Business French…
– Cultural activities, housing from €192per week

Address:

10 rue des Messageries
75010 Paris
France

Tel: +33 1 47 70 20 66

URL: www.learn-french-france.org/

Email: [email protected]

Har Design

Contemporary furniture, light fixtures and decorative objects.

Address:

75 quai de la Gare
Paris 75013
Métro: Quai de la Gare

Tel: 01 53 61 37 61

Galerie VIA

A design gallery sponsored by the French furniture industry, specializing in young, up-and-coming designers.

Address:

29 ave Daumesnil
Paris 75012
Métro: Gare de Lyon

Tel: 01 46 28 11 11

URL: www.via.fr/

Patrick Seguin

Installed near the Bastille since 1989, Patrick Seguin specializes in the big design names of the mid-20th century, including Jean Prouvé, Charlotte Perriand, Le Corbusier, Jean Royère and Pierre Jeanneret.

Address:

5 rue des Taillandiers
Paris 75011
Métro: Bastille

Tel: 01 47 00 32 35

URL: www.patrickseguin.com/

Galerie Italienne

A contemporary gallery that exhibits and produces limited-edition furniture, lighting fixtures, and decorative objects and housewares by mostly Italian designers, including Mattia Bonetti, Carlo Molino, Gaetano Pesce and Ettore Sottsass.

Address:

75 rue de la Fontaine au Roi
Paris 75011
Métro: Goncourt.
A smaller gallery is at:
46 rue de Seine
Paris 75006
Métro: Odéon.

Tel: 01 49 29 07 74 and 01 45 49 21 68

URL: www.galerieitalienne.com/

Perrin Antiquaires

Founder Jacques Perrin and his son Philippe specialize in exceptional late 17th- to early 19th-century French furniture, painting, sculpture and decorative objects, displayed in a beautiful three-story mansion on the Place Beauvau.

Address:

98 rue du Fbg St-Honoré
Paris 75008
Métro: Champs-Elysées–Clemenceau

Tel: 01 42 65 01 38

URL: galerieperrin.com/

Kraemer & Cie

In business since 1875, the oldest and one of the most prestigious of the city’s galleries specializing in top-quality 17th- and 18th-century furniture and objets d’art, shown in the family's private residence.

Address:

43 rue de Monceau
Paris 75008

Tel: 01 45 63 31 23

URL: www.kraemer.fr/

Galerie Martin-Caille Matignon

Just across the street from the Hôtel Bristol, American-born gallery owner Janet Greenberg specializes in the work of French 20th-century Impressionist Max-Agostini (1914–1997)—light-dappled, color-infused paintings of parks, gardens, still lifes and landscapes. The gallery also shows works by Provençal artist Pierre Cornu (1895–1996) and German artist Franz Priking (1929–1979).

Address:

75 rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré
Métro: Miromesnil

Tel: 01 42 66 60 71

URL: www.maxagostini.com/

Galerie Hopkins-Custot

Stéphane Custot and Waring Hopkins specialize in 19th- and 20th-century paintings, drawings and sculpture, including Impressionists and Nabis—Monet, Pisssarro, Sisley, Bonnard, Denis—and such modern and contemporary artists as Picasso, Matisse, Calder Magritte, Warhol and Hockney.

Address:

2 ave Matignon
Paris 75008
Métro: Franklin D. Roosevelt

Tel: 01 42 25 32 32

URL: www.galeriehopkins.com/

Galerie d’Art St-Honoré

Paintings from the 16th- to 18th-century Northern European School, mainly Flemish—including Brueghel, Cranach, and Jan Van Kessel.

Address:

69 rue du Faubourg St-Honoré
Paris 75008
Métro: Miromesnil

Tel: 01 42 66 36 63