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Latest update : 2013-01-30

Paper art

It’s the first time Paris’ Cité d’Architecture has devoted an exhibition solely to paper art. Designers are bringing paper into a whole new dimension with increasingly audacious designs for shop windows, show rooms, and even invitation cards.


Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine
1 Place du Trocadéro
75116 Paris
+33 (0)1 58 51 52 00

Mathilde Nivet
84 rue des Gravilliers
75003 Paris
+33 (0)6 15 56 09 31

Studio Marianne Guély
46 rue de Provence
75009 Paris
+33 (0)1 48 74 52 32

L'Agence Pop-Up
9 Cité Beauharnais
+33 (0)1 53 80 58 58

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