For this 117th season, the famous Salon d’Automne invites you to discover Art of today and tomorrow, from Thursday 15 to Sunday 18 October 2020.

A cultural programme, including concerts, conferences, roundtable discussions, readings, performances and a fashion show, enriches the exhibition over these four days.

Two great artists have agreed to join this 116th season, patron Guillaume Atlan aka SUPERMENLOVERS, guest of honour DOMINO FULL ACTION. The Salon d’Automne 2020’ ambition is to be the meeting place : meeting between arts, artists and art world’s professionals, but especially to be the meeting between arts and its audience.

Covid19 security measures :
Face mask required, provision of hydroalcoholic hand sanitising gel


From Thursday 15 to Sunday 18 October 2020


Opening hours
Daily from 10am to 7pm,
Saturday: until 10pm,
Sunday: last admission 5pm




Subway : Ligne 1 – Champs Elysées Clemenceau
Bus : Lignes42–73–83–93


Possibility of dining on the site.

Information for applicant artists

2020 registration are closed since May 30.
Thank you to all artists who participated.
Application files had been thoroughly reviewed, nearly 890 artists had been selected.
You received the results by email at the beginning of July, followed by an official post later the same month.

2021 Edition

If you’re willing to take part in the Salon d’Automne 2021, please visit your website since february 2021. You can also contact us by mail : info@salon-automne.com.

Information for exhibiting artists

A mail explaining the proceedings of next steps will be sent containing :
– Summary of your informations with the printed documents regarding your work.
– Schedule of handing-in October the 13 and of withdrawal October the 18.
Please observe the following points and those on your handing-in that you will receive by post.


Directions, car local parking
Please note that, the day of handing-in, the stoppage of vehicles is possible only if the driver stays for an immediate moving (make sure you have two persons per vehicle). Parking on parks and gardens along the exhibition pavilions and halls are strictly forbidden, even for just a few minutes.

These measures have been imposed by the city of Paris as part of the Vigipirate plan. Thank you for your understanding.

Some important reminders

Only the work (or works) presented to the board, accepted and printed in the catalogue, may being hanged at the exhibition. Any other work will be refused. It is recalled that, in the exhibition space, it will not be accepted the presence of visit cards or personal catalogues with the works.

No presence is allowed during the hanging without a prior agreement with the structure.

Oil, acrylic… in beadings or nail cover; Frames are banned.

Frames must be as simple as possible. Glass is forbidden and must be replaced by Plexiglas.

The work will always be accompanied by a white base adapted to the sculpture, as indicated in Regulations. The bases of the works whose weight over 50 kg will have a plate to fit the floor which has. The handling of heavy parts will be made by the artist, who will provide the appropriate means, taking into account the height of the exhibition hall (2m50). The artist must ensure the stability of their sculpture. Device (aesthetic) to avoid any theft will be set up by the artist. If these conditions are not met, the work may not be exposed.


WRITE on the back of your work and inside the base if need be :

  • — Surname
  • — Name
  • — Title
  • — Landmark (top and bottom)

The association of the Salon d’Automne and its service providers are not responsible for the works deposited and exhibited, and decline all responsibility for thefts, fires, deterioration… It is strongly advised artists to take a personal insurance from the day of deposit until withdrawal. The artist and his insurer waive all recourse to the Association of the Salon d’Automne and its service providers.

The transport and the handling of the works are the sole responsibility of the artists or their carrier. These will have to be unpacked, repackaged and handled by him or his carrier. No packaging can be stored on site.The Société Nouvelle Morard, specialist in the transport of art objects, can handle the delivery of your work: SNM PROTECT LA FACTORY MORARD, 74, avenue Lénine 94250 – Gentilly.

After the withdrawal schedules at the end of the show, which will be communicated to you later, works not picked up by the artists or their representatives will be handed over to Société Nouvelle Morard, who will invoice the artist for the cost of custody and transport of his Until it is deposited. The Association declines all responsibility in the event of non-compliance with these general conditions.

Informations for professionals

A press kit is available in our web site’s Press section.
A cultural programme, including concerts, conferences, roundtable discussions, readings,
performances and a fashion show, enriches the exhibition over these four days.
The Salon d’Automne is an artists’ association, presented in sections, rigorously selected and organized according to a plan defined by its committee. Over the entire Salon, each sections’ president will be on-site to find informations and to show you his space dedicated to artists. The catalogue presents all works and artists’ contact details.

Press Contact

Briséïs Leenhardt, our press officer, is at your disposal for any information regarding the next Salon d’Automne.

Briséïs Communication


Don’t hesitate to contact us. The office of the Salon d’Automne is here to help you. You can reach us:

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