Musée Bonnard – so much activity!
Pierre Bonnard loved his home at Le Cannet – he painted his wife Marthe in the bath, the cats in the dining room, the splendid colours of his garden and naturally his view of the sparkling Mediterranean. Le Cannet now has the world’s only museum dedicated to the artist,
…Continue reading here for details on the current Bonnard en tout intimité exhibition that runs until April 23rd.
16 boulevard Sadi Carnot
06110 Le Cannet
Côte d’Azur – France
Telephone: +33 (0)4 93 94 06 06
Another Museum in Mougins
Musée d’Art Classique de Mougins
32 Rue Commandeur
06250 Vieux Village de Mougins
Telephone:+33 (0)4 93 75 18 22
Pablo Picasso first discovered Mougins with his muse, Dora Marr, in 1935. Tempted by the proximity of the French Riviera and surrounded by unspoilt countryside, Picasso returned to Mougins in 1961. He established his atelier was in the building that is now the tourist office. He purchased the 35-room villa Notre Dame de Vie, and it was there where he died in 1973 at the age of 91. The villa is privately owned.