Lost Parisian Cafes in Rainy Nights (21 pics)




A lot like Raymond Depardon, French photographer Blaise Arnold pays tribute to nostalgic, forgotten and almost abandoned places of France. Through his series Red Lights , he captures the bistrots, brasseries, troquets et and deserted bars, of Paris and the suburbs with wet asphalte, at sunrise or night, with only the lights of the city and the bar’s neon.

Le Blues Bar, Bondy.

Le Blues Bar, Bondy.

Rendez-vous des chauffeurs, Gennevilliers (Hauts-de-Seine).

Rendez-vous des chauffeurs, Gennevilliers (Hauts-de-Seine).

Le Madrigale, Saint-Denis.

Le Madrigale, Saint-Denis.

Les Sports. Avenue de Verdun, Ivry-sur-Seine.

Les Sports. Avenue de Verdun, Ivry-sur-Seine.

Lilly’s Cafe. Dalle Chinatown. Paris XIII.

Lilly’s Cafe. Dalle Chinatown. Paris XIII.

Cafe de la Gare, Ivry-sur-Seine.

Cafe de la Gare, Ivry-sur-Seine.

Le Balto, Nanterre.

Le Balto, Nanterre.

Le Cantal, boulevard de Charonne, Paris XX.

Le Cantal, boulevard de Charonne, Paris XX.

Croas Hir bar. Plouvorn.

Croas Hir bar. Plouvorn.

Au Chemin de Fer. Chilly-Mazarin.

Au Chemin de Fer. Chilly-Mazarin.

L’Ariel, Paris XX.

L’Ariel, Paris XX.

Le Metro, rue des Pyrenees, Paris XX.

Le Metro, rue des Pyrenees, Paris XX.

Le Montana, Malakoff.

Le Montana, Malakoff.

Chez Pierre. Saint-Ouen.

Chez Pierre. Saint-Ouen.

Le Gallia, Gentilly.

Le Gallia, Gentilly.

Aux Folies, Paris XX.

Aux Folies, Paris XX.

Le Maryland, Paris XIII.

Le Maryland, Paris XIII.

Le Fontenoy, Paris XVIII.

Le Fontenoy, Paris XVIII.

Le 1930, Paris XI.

Le 1930, Paris XI.

Le Tabac du Parc, Le Perreux-sur-Marne.

Le Tabac du Parc, Le Perreux-sur-Marne.

Cafe Laumiere, Paris Paris XIX. Facebook . Flickr

Cafe Laumiere, Paris Paris XIX. Facebook . Flickr




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