Artist home near Uzes @bfblogger2015
Artists Inspired by ProvenceBarefoot BloggerLifestyle: Art & Culture

Inside A French Artist’s Home

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: Each time I begin a blog post, it seems to start off with “One of my favourite things in France is ….” Sorry about that, but every day, every experience in this wonderful new world of mine seems to be better than the last. …

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Carrieres-de-Lumieres-LesBaux-@ModernTrobadors
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CultureModern Trobadors

Marc Chagall at the Carrières de Lumières: Extraordinary

Contributor blog post by Susan Manfull: The Carrières de Lumières defy description. One could say (aptly) that it is a multi-media extravaganza—about 100 projectors casting 3,000 images on walls as high as 14 meters, spilling onto the ceiling and the floor, and choreographed perfectly with music ringing out from about …

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Centre D’Art La Falaise #Cotignac @MirabeauWine
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CultureMirabeau Wines

Centre d’Art La Falaise opens its doors in Cotignac

Contributor blog post by Victoria Koning @ Mirabeau Wine: If walls could talk, the new art centre in Cotignac would tell a thousand tales. A myriad of locals have shared their precious memories of times spent in the La Falaise building from when it was a restaurant, a garage, a …

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Ferrero Feature @Susan_PWZ
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CultureProvence WineZine

Château Saint-Maur Showcases Work of Storytelling Artist Marc Ferrero

Contributor blog post by Susan Manfull @Provence WineZine: Rod Stewart famously sang, “Every picture tells a story,” and internationally acclaimed contemporary artist Marc Ferrero is creating artwork that really does just that. As leader of the “Storytelling Art” movement, he is bringing stories to life on his canvasses. For Ferrero, …

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Grand Pensif #Antibes @AccessRiviera
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CultureRebecca WhitlockeWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Nicolas Lavarenne – À ciel ouvert – Antibes

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: From 19 June until 18 September 2016, Old Town Antibes (Vieil Antibes) will welcome 19 bronze sculptures from Niçois artist Nicolas Lavarenne. Lavarenne has exhibited in the region at St Paul de Vence, Château de la Napoule in Mandelieu, Menton and Roure with other …

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Piccasso Museum #Antibes @FibiTee
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CulturePhoebe Thomas

A visit to the Picasso Museum, Antibes

Contributor blog post by Phoebe Thomas: This week I popped into the Picasso Museum in Antibes with my parents who were visiting from England. They’ve been to stay many times and have seen much that the Riviera has to offer but had never been to the Picasso Museum, nor had …

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Vasarely Exhibition @PhilipRemDePro
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CulturePhilippe GoninetWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Vasarely Exhibition in Gordes Summer 2016

Contributor blog post by Philippe Goninet: I was waiting for it, for the reason that the castle in Gordes was closed for visit while I was touring there. I was in Gordes for the opening on June 2nd of the new Victor Vasarely exhibition and was not disappointed. Victor Vasarely …

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Artist in the Market @CuriousProvence
Artists Inspired by ProvenceAshley TinkerLifestyle: Art & Culture

Artist at the Market: Grigore Dontu

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: My favourite painter that sells in Provençal markets is undoubtedly Grigore Dontu. This handsome Moldovian is a little camera shy (the mysterious silent type); however, since I see him so often (as I wander the markets so often) we’ve come to know each other. …

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Golden-Sunrise-on-Mt.-Ste.-Victoire
Artists Inspired by ProvenceCarolyne Kauser-AbbottLifestyle: Art & Culture

Let Out Your Inner Artist in Provence

Inspired by the scenery to let out your inner artist the Ateliers Fourwinds Artist Retreat located just outside of Aureille it is a perfect venue for aspiring artists of all types. Or perhaps your inner artist could gain inspiration from American artist Jill Steenhuis who now paints Cezannes Provence. You can …

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Fernand Leger Museum @FibiTee
Artists Inspired by ProvenceLifestyle: Art & CulturePhoebe Thomas

A visit to the Fernand Léger Museum

Contributor blog post by Phoebe Thomas: Today I’m introducing a new series on the blog: “Museum Monday”. While unable to sleep recently I started to think about ideas for blog posts (the early hours of the morning are often my most creative times) and I realised how little I’ve written …

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