the best Paris galleries | modern design

Galerie Christine Diegoni

A selection of high quality modernistic design.

modern design
photo: courtesy Galerie Christine Diegoni

You need to decorate your new house and by chance you also love modern design? This is your place! Galerie Christine Diegoni specializes in design from the 1950s to the 1980s. Its carefully selected collection includes high quality vintage lamps and furniture, all made by the finest modernist designers such as Enzo Mari, Gino Sarfatti, Charles & Ray Eames and Frank O.Ghery. The gallery sells its objects and acquires new ones, so the exhibition open for visitors is constantly changing, but it is always pure and minimalistic – just like modernism worshiped here.

47 ter rue d’Orsel
Tue-Sat 2-7pm
+33 1 42 64 69 48
www.christinediegoni.fr

Galerie Downtown François Laffanour

Home to the finest European and American furniture.

vintage furniture
photo: courtesy Galerie Downtown

If you are looking for a place that will help you extend your own collection of modern design or a place which will simply satisfy your hunger for beautifully designed items, this gallery is a place to go. It specializes in functional, purely designed furniture created by American and European masters such as: Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand, Charles and Ray Eames, Jean Prouvé, and Carlo Mollino. What is interesting, since 2004, the gallery has been an owner of exclusive rights to Ron Arad’s furniture.

18 rue de Seine
Tue-Sat 10.30am-1pm, 2-7pm
+33 1 46 33 82 41
www.galeriedowntown.com