LAtelier des Lumieres Paris Overview

L’Atelier des Lumières is the one and only of its kind digital exhibition center by Culturespaces located in the 11th arrondissement of Paris. Using unique technologies and patterns, the digital art of famous artists like Vincent Van Gogh and Gustav Klimt is projected onto the large screen for a detailed and immersive experience.

L’Atelier des Lumières translates to ‘Workshop of lights’ and is one of the most modern places to visit in Paris. With various digital art and exhibition space, this place is built upon a foundry which was closed in the 1930s and sold to a family known by the name of Martins. In 2013, Bruno Monnier, the president of Culturespaces rediscovered the old foundry and planned to launch L’Atelier des Lumières for which the Martin family rented him the place and in 2018, the museum was opened. Culturespaces is a company that specializes in the management of arts, monuments, and museums with their in-house technologies and patterns. Whether you're exploring independently or as part of Europe Tour Packages from India, L’Atelier des Lumières offers an immersive art experience.

They have their own technology for presenting art in digitized form with the help of digital displays and supportive music. Notable works of popular artists get displayed in these large screens by mapping their projections with high resolutions. Artworks by Vincent Van Gogh, Gustav Klimt, and other artists can be experienced digitally at L'Atelier des Lumières. 

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• Enter Paris’s first digital art center, an immersive experience of various classical artists.
• Witness the artworks through AMIEX technology (Art and Music Immersive Experience).
• Get enchanted by beautiful illumination by digital images with in-sync music demonstrating their greatness. 
• Move through the multimedia of classical European art featuring works of history’s renowned artists. 
• Have a look at the intelligent and message-conveying digital art forms with landscapes blending into humans. 
• Enjoy the emotion of the art of Vincent Van Gogh through his paintings digitized onto walls.
• View the digital version of Vincent Van Gogh‘s popular paintings of Potato Eaters and Sunflowers. 
• Teleport yourself to 100 years in the past through the digital art of Vienna, Austria.
• Indulge in the digitized versions of revolutionary artworks by Gustav Klimt. 
• Immerse yourself into the digital art from various famous artists like Friedensreich Hundertwasser and Egon Schiele.
• Buy yourself beautiful art-inspired gifts and books from the on-site gift shop and bookstore.Explore Now: Paris In January

How To Reach

By Metro: Take metro line 3 to reach Rue St Maur station, a 7-8 minute walk from the venue. You can take metro lines 2, 3, and 11 to get off at Pere Lachaise.

By Train: You can take train line H to reach L’Atelier des Lumières.

By Bus: Board bus lines 20, 46, 56, and 69 to reach the nearest stop Voltaire - Léon Blum. From there, you can reach the art center by walking for 2-3 minutes.

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Best Time To Visit

The best time you can visit L’Atelier des Lumières is during the weekdays and also during the early morning hours for proper enjoyment. Although the exhibition halls have a huge space, the crowds won’t let you enjoy the beauty of digital art to its full capacity.

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Other Essential Information

  • Free WiFi can be accessed anywhere inside the venue.
  • L’Atelier des Lumières prohibits entry to animals.
  • It is not allowed to bring strollers inside the venue as baby carriers are recommended.
  • Each suitcase has to pass a security check.
  • Cellophane-wrapped suitcases are not allowed inside.
  • You can leave your luggage inside the fully accessible cloakroom. 
  • You can buy gifts, souvenirs and books from the gift shops and bookshops at L’Atelier des Lumières.
  • All the places of L’Atelier des Lumières are accessible to people with reduced mobility. This includes the exhibition hall, bar, shop and the mezzanine is by an elevator.
  • Disabled visitors and their accompanying person are offered special priced tickets. 
  • Two washrooms for specially-abled men and women are provided with adequate space and a sink via a transfer rail.

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