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As Star Wars is making its come back to the movie theaters in December, the saga strikes back in Paris for four months, starting October 10th.

Warm up and get ready to face the awakening of the force! (listen while reading)

It’s one of the biggest saga in the history of cinema and its influence on pop culture as well as its iconic characters have made lasting imprints in our collective imagination. That’s why this Fall 2015 art gallery Sakura in le Bas-Marais district introduces this contemporary art exhibition.

A Stormtrooper helmet made of  15 000 Swarovski crystals

230 m2 to host the off the wall and very inspired universe of 35 international artists gathered to reinvent the mythical saga. 150 unique and rare works of art (sculptures, photographies, pictures…) like these twelve 2.5-meter totems of Darth Vador by Alexandre Nicolas or a Stormtrooper helmet decorated with more than 15,000 Swarovski crystals by Travis Durden.

And also reinvented historical and iconic photographies by Agan Harapah or Lego scenes by Finnish photograph Vesa Lehtimäki.
L'expo contre-attaque, star wars paris, by the tourist in paris

For who? A huge work of art (12 months of preparation) for all Star Wars fans, contemporary art lovers and collectors. True fans will be delighted to meet with theirs starts again during the Paris Comic Con at the end of October!

When? From October 10, 2015 to January 15, 2016. Entrance free of charge from Tuesday to Friday from 12pm to 8pm and on weekend from 11am to 8pm.

Where? Galerie Sakura
21 Rue du Bourg Tibourg, 75004 Paris
Metro: Hôtel de Ville (Lines 1 et 11)

Feeling peckish after or before the exhibition? In the same street, discover Les Pinces, a delicious and affordable lobster place or Benedict, a fancy brunch or Miznon, the best pita falafels in Le Marais district.

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