Our cultural engineering services

La Réunion des Musées nationaux – Grand Palais, with its 1,000 employees, is one of Europe's leading cultural operators. Its work covers such areas as the design and organisation of national and international exhibitions, visitor and audience reception and mediation, the production, marketing and distribution of cultural products, art publications, photographic production and distribution, digital communication and distribution, consulting and production.

Through its consulting and development work, the Rmn-Grand Palais meets the needs for support expressed by stakeholders, whether public or private, national or international.
Our areas of expertise include:
  • Developing exhibition projects
Designing and organising temporary exhibitions 
Analysing technical feasibility
Creating a cultural programme
Identifying target audiences
Drawing up budgets 
Producing cultural events and digital exhibition projects
Designing and overseeing set designs and layouts
Designing mediation programmes in museum spaces 
Coordinating communications
Graphic design & publishing
  • Consulting and training
Strategic analysis
Organisational, technical, legal and financial feasibility studies
Audience and customer studies
Developing visitor and mediation policies 
Identifying an economic model (own resources and resource development plan)
Strategic project evaluation: study and analysis of results, feedback, implementing reporting
Training and providing support for teams
  • Commercial development strategy
Analysing commercial spaces: sales areas, product ranges, pricing policies, business plans 
Commercial development strategies
Operational training

Our expertise
Renowned expertise in all aspects of cultural production and distribution
Solid experience in the design, completion and implementation of cultural projects on an international scale
High-level experts in every field
A vast international network of partners and service providers
An understanding of the specific needs of our partners
A wealth of experience in consulting work for a variety of partners (Europacity, Louvre Abu Dhabi Boutique, Agence France Museums, M+ Hong Kong, Musée Dépatemental Maurice-Denis – Domaine du Prieuré, Musée des Beaux-Arts Hyacinthe-Rigaud in Perpignan) as well as "turnkey" exhibitions including:
Plaisirs de France in Almaty in 2012, 
Napoleon in Astana in 2013
Ten Masterpieces of French Painting in China in 2014
Monet in Hong Kong in 2016
The exhibition Artists and Robots, as part of the international Astana Expo 2017 
Each service is tailor-made and meets the expectations of our partners thanks to our expertise in providing them with the essential elements for their decision-making.

Jean-Paul Bessières-Orsoni 

Direction de la Stratégie et du développement
33 (0) 1 40 13 46 20
33 (0) 6 73 89 98 27