The third edition has been organised by the Ateliers d'Art de France. From 4th to 8th May, 2017, the Grand Palais will opens its doors to 400 participants and welcome nearly 45 000 visitors.

Revelations 2015 au Grand Palais © PhotoProEvent Revelations 2015 at Grand Palais
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Interior designer Adrien Gardère has designed the layout of the fair, which features Le Banquet, a sort of museum walk in the central aisle of the fair, showcasing spectacular works from eleven regions of the world, including Chilean artists who are being honoured at this year's event.

Revelations 2015, Le Banquet © PhotoProEvent Revelations 2015, Le Banquet
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The focus on Chile is in memory of songwriter and visual artist Violeta Parra. Artist Nury Gonzalez will head the design of the Republic of Chile stand in collaboration with designer Pablo Nuñez.

© PhotoProEvent / Original works by Walka Design & Paola Moreno © PhotoProEvent / Original works by Walka Design & Paola Moreno

Révélations 2017 will also feature a programme of lectures concentrating on the art of crafts. Films will also be screened by the FIFMA (International Festival of Film Art), revealing to the public the inner workings of the practice of crafts. Art schools, associations and museums will also host guided tours.

Révélations 2015 © PhotoProEvent Révélations 2015
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Finally, Révélations is joined this year by the D'Days design festival for a programme of Design & Crafts under the glass roof of the Grand Palais with a a ''speed dating'' event between artisans and commissioners.

Salon Révélations will run from 4th to 8th May, 2017 - at the Grand Palais, avenue Winston Churchill, Paris 8e. See Révélations website here for more information.