Art and culture to link people, companies and institutions

At the heart of corporate communication and politics, cultural patronage and partnerships are increasingly in demand. Companies want to show that they are unique, responding to the public’s growing search for meaning.

EXCELLENCE

Excellence is an art achieved by constant exercise. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

EMOTION

In the beginning, there was emotion.

Louis-Ferdinand Céline

BESPOKE

It is less difficult to develop new ideas than to escape old ones.

John Maynard Keynes

CORE BUSINESS

Shows and events

We design, produce and organise shows
and events. For more than 20 years.

Exhibitions

Contemporary, historical and museum
high level exhibitions.

Consulting

Clients satisfaction is the
strongest credentials.

We promote our clients and partners

With events which create emotion and value

Activities & References

  • Cannes Yachting Festival

    Reference
    Owned by the Fédération des Industries nautiques (Federation of Nautical Industries), the Cannes International Boating Festival became the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2013 and is now one of the two most important boat shows afloat in the world.

  • Salon du Livre

    Reference
    The Salon du Livre (Book Fair) was launched in 1981 by the SNE - Syndicat national de l’Edition or French National Publishers Association. After being renamed Livre Paris (Book Paris) in 2016, it brings together nearly 1,200 publishers every year, along with French and international authors and nearly 200,000 visitors.

  • Swimming Pool & Spa

    Reference
    The unmissable national event, bringing together the major players in swimming pools, spas, hammams and shelters.

  • Photo London

    Reference
    The first edition of Photo London was launched at the Royal Academy of Arts in 2004 under the leadership of Daniel Newburg, editor of Pluk Magazine and director of the Artandphotographs Gallery; in 2006, it was acquired by Reed Exhibitions at the initiative of Jean-Daniel Compain.

  • PARIS PHOTO

    Reference
    Created in 1997 by an art publisher, Rik Gadella, Paris Photo is an international art fair dedicated to historical and contemporary photography and has been held in November in Paris since 1997.

  • NAUTIC

    Reference
    Every year in December, Nautic - Salon Nautique International de Paris (Paris International Boat Show) - brings together the entire nautical industry and becomes the largest indoor port in France.

  • FIAC

    Reference
    FIAC (Foire Internationale d’art contemporain or International Contemporary Art Fair) is an annual event dedicated to modern and contemporary art which takes place every October in Paris.Both international and Parisian, FIAC is seen as one of the art world’s unmissable events.

  • Biennial of Antique Dealers and Jewellers

    Reference
    In 1962, the first Biennale Internationale des Antiquaires was held in the Grand Palais, bringing together the world’s greatest antique dealers and jewellers in an enchanting setting.

  • NEXT OPUS’ ACTIVITIES

    Next Opus' new activities and first projects will be finalized in 2019 with several launches planned in 2020!

  • NEXT OPUS’ ACTIVITIES

    Next Opus' new activities and first projects will be finalized in 2019 with several launches planned in 2020!

  • Salon du Livre

    Reference
    The Salon du Livre (Book Fair) was launched in 1981 by the SNE - Syndicat national de l’Edition or French National Publishers Association. After being renamed Livre Paris (Book Paris) in 2016, it brings together nearly 1,200 publishers every year, along with French and international authors and nearly 200,000 visitors.

  • Photo London

    Reference
    The first edition of Photo London was launched at the Royal Academy of Arts in 2004 under the leadership of Daniel Newburg, editor of Pluk Magazine and director of the Artandphotographs Gallery; in 2006, it was acquired by Reed Exhibitions at the initiative of Jean-Daniel Compain.

  • PARIS PHOTO

    Reference
    Created in 1997 by an art publisher, Rik Gadella, Paris Photo is an international art fair dedicated to historical and contemporary photography and has been held in November in Paris since 1997.

  • FIAC

    Reference
    FIAC (Foire Internationale d’art contemporain or International Contemporary Art Fair) is an annual event dedicated to modern and contemporary art which takes place every October in Paris.Both international and Parisian, FIAC is seen as one of the art world’s unmissable events.

  • Cannes Yachting Festival

    Reference
    Owned by the Fédération des Industries nautiques (Federation of Nautical Industries), the Cannes International Boating Festival became the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2013 and is now one of the two most important boat shows afloat in the world.

  • Swimming Pool & Spa

    Reference
    The unmissable national event, bringing together the major players in swimming pools, spas, hammams and shelters.

  • NAUTIC

    Reference
    Every year in December, Nautic - Salon Nautique International de Paris (Paris International Boat Show) - brings together the entire nautical industry and becomes the largest indoor port in France.

  • Biennial of Antique Dealers and Jewellers

    Reference
    In 1962, the first Biennale Internationale des Antiquaires was held in the Grand Palais, bringing together the world’s greatest antique dealers and jewellers in an enchanting setting.

A combination of remarkable expertise

To create and organise exceptional events.

Resources & Partners

  • Jean-Daniel Compain

    President
    Next Opus was founded by Jean-Daniel Compain, senior vice-president of the Culture, Luxury and Leisure division for over 20 years at Reed Exhibitions, the largest event organiser in the world.

  • Georges-François Hirsch


    Georges-François Hirsch has dedicated his life to culture. As such, he has held all the leading positions in the public and private sectors with artistic, administrative, legal and financial roles.

  • Bertrand Morisset


    Bertrand Morisset founded and ran his own publishing house and served as commissioner general of the Salon du livre de Paris (Paris Book Fair) - now Livre Paris (Book Paris) - from 1997 to 2002 and from 2009 to 2016 at Reed Expositions.

  • Odile Polette


    After 20 years in international marketing for major cosmetic groups, including 10 years at L'Oréal, Odile Polette works with brands and companies to enhance their identity and marketing strategy.

We create extraordinary events

To win people's minds and hearts