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3:10 pm June 29, 2017

“Between Provence and Camargue” Jean Coulot’s retrospective from July 11th to August 13th 2017

Jean Coulot is an artist who distances himself from his contemporaries in the 1950’s. In his work, he expresses himself with figurative elements. The subjects of his work (women, birds, landscapes, boats or rocks) are only represented by forms ans colors.

This mediterranean retrospective of Jean Coulot, which presents his works since 1960 for 30 years, shows landscapes of Antibes, […]

2:22 pm June 29, 2017

Exhibition of paintings by Gaëtan de Séguin from June 7th to July 9th 2017

“I is another one”

 

 

 

 

Gaëtan de Séguin was born in 1971 in Montpellier.
He paints the crowd, but not only.
He paints the individual, but not only.
An individual in the crowd. A crowd in the individual.

The series of “J +” is an idea which arose from the tragic event of the attack of Charlie Hebdo, in January 2015. Since then, the events, […]

2:22 pm June 29, 2017

Exhibition of botanical watercolors and photos by Sylvie Pélissier and Chantal Pommier from April 29th to June 5th 2017

 

This exhibition presents Chantal Pommier’s photographic creations and Sylvie Pélissier’s botanical watercolors which remind the gardens of the Abbey of Saint-André. Both artists, familiar of the Abbey, work on the representation, in a different way, of the vegetal world. The illustrator Sylvie Pélissier, of the FrenchCompany of Botanical Illustration, works in a meticulous way on her botanical watercolors […]

2:21 pm June 29, 2017

Exhibition of photos by Cédric Pollet from March 1st to April 26th 2017

“From the barks to the garden : fabulous world of trees”

Cédric Pollet is a botanical photographer and landscape designer.

This exhibition presents his work and passion : photos of trees with especially interesting, unique and beautiful barks with artistic and original designs.
A collection of barks of the whole world is also exposed.

From March 1st to April 26th 2017
MARCH 10:00 -13:00   […]

11:25 am May 12, 2014

New label “Jardin remarquable”

Since March 10th, the Gardens of the abbey of Saint-André is part of the 300 accredited gardens in France and is the 12th site to receive this award in Languedoc-Roussillon.

 

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11:19 am May 12, 2014

Exhibition of sculptures by François Pascal from June 6th to July 31th

Chronicles of a frontier battle

Pascal François, sculptor and writer, will exhibit his works from June 6th to July 31th in the gardens of the Abbey of Saint-André.

Twenty sculptures will be exhibited in the “lower gardens” under the arches and the lapidary.

“Each sculpture has an adventure, the same process of direct carving in stone, the emergence of a dream at […]

11:06 am May 12, 2014

Villeneuve en Scène will move at the gardens from the 3rd to 23th of july with « Welt »

For the first time in Saint-André, the festival of the itinerant theaters, Villeneuve Scene, riding one of his open-air stages for three weeks. After the Nuits de Fourvière, the company Life is not a picnic settled in the gardens of the Abbey of Saint-André, every evening from 21h to present its new creation WELT. With humor, David Bursztein leads […]

10:30 am May 12, 2014

The aquatic universe

Starting at Easter, the Abbey will host an exhibition of ceramic sculptures evoking  sea creatures and plants by Christine Viennet. Free access to the exhibition is included in the price of admission to the gardens.

Learn more about Christine Viennet

10:25 am May 12, 2014

« Rendez-vous aux jardins » from may 30th to june 1st

Conducted by the Ministry of Culture and Communication , The “Rendez-vous aux jardins” will take place the first weekend in June is an invitation to discover and enjoy the wealth of parks and public and private gardens.

This year , the ” Rendez-vous” theme will be “the child in the garden .”

Friday, May 30th :
Day dedicated to school groups

Saturday, May […]

10:10 am May 12, 2014

“Nuits d’été” august 21th 2014 : literary and musical evening

Concert in the gardens on the theme of “Nuits d’été”, in partnership with Abbey Fontfroide, performing:

Isabelle GUARDIAN former shareholder of the French Comedy
Emmanuel CEYSSON first harp Opéra National de Paris.
Anna PÉTRON pianist

Programme : Téléchargez le programme en PDF

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