Sans titre, 1931, Eli Lotar, Épreuve gélatino-argentique d’époque, 29,9 x 39,3 cm. Don de M. Jean-Pierre Marchand en 2009, collection Centre Pompidou, Paris, MNAM-CCI. © Eli Lotar

We focus in on the work of the world’s most skilled photographers… Here’s a trio of exciting photography exhibitions currently taking place in Paris.

Eli Lotar at the Jeu de Paume 

After his arrival in France in 1924 Eli Lotar became one of the first avant-garde photographers in Paris. The Jeu de Paume revisits his work as it appeared in the cutting-edge publications of the day. Until May 28. Website:

Mois de la Photo- Grand Paris

April is the month of photography in Paris with a sensational cluster of events. The festival has been drawing an ever-growing crowd for the past 36 years and is, for the first time, reaching out beyond the city walls to the ‘Grand Paris’. Website:

Mois de la Photo Grand Paris. ©Erwin Blumenfeld

Autophoto at the Fondation Cartier

This exhibition is dedicated to photography’s relationship with the automobile and the way the car has reshaped our landscape – the good, the bad and the bizarre. April 19 to October 30. Website:

From France Today magazine

© Andrew Bush