Featured Exhibition

Exhibition Józef Czapski | Painter and writer

Through a selection of diaries, books, and drawings, as well as a group of significant paintings, the Jan Michalski Foundation’s exhibition brings to the fore Józef Czapski’s creative process in his writing and painting. An exceptional destiny in a deeply humanist soul.

Current exhibition



From Friday 20 to Sunday 22 November 2020

BIBLIOTOPIA: literary events, readings and a film

Conférences - POSTPONED

Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 December 2020

Lire une ville – Voyages à Venise et à Londres par Dominique Bourgois – POSTPONED

Atelier pour enfants - CANCELED

Sunday 6 December 2020 from 3 to 4pm

Atelier «Les p’tits secrets d’œuvres d’art» – CANCELED

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An ideal space for reading and working, the Jan Michalski Foundation library opened in 2014 and offers a vast panorama of modern and contemporary literature. The aim of its multilingual and multicultural collections is to reflect all fields of literary creation and learning.

Today the library’s five levels house 70,000 books from around the world, in their original language as well as in French translation, that are available to you...

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