Expressions de fin d'année
Aix-en-Provence - Photographie - From 4 December 2020 to 15 January 2021 - Free
Now in its 19th year, Phot'Aix invites visitors to explore contemporary Austrian photography.
During the Festival, five Austrian photographers will be exhibited face to face with five French photographers at the Zola gallery in the Aix-en-Provence Cité du Livre:
Michaela Bruckmüller, Danse Macabre / Oiseau Noir and Bénédicte HANOT, Nature Vivante
Michael Michlmayr, Espace de Temps and Gérard Staron, Sceno 1 Paysage
Werner Schuster, X-Ray and Muhanad Baas, Botanix
Helmut Steinecker, Serpentes and Philippe De Crest, Neverland
Hans Wetzelsdorfer, Intériorisation de la Lumière and Michel Kirch, Inner Light
Simultaneously with the "Regards Croisés" exhibition, from 4 October to 10 November, the Fontaine Obscure is organising a series of exhibitions in the streets of Aix-en-Provence in the form of a themed visit: "Les Voyages Immobiles", "L'Amour" and "Vanité", as well as a special exhibition of Austrian photographers. This crucial event in the Aix cultural landscape takes place in a spirit of exchange, highlighting the work of famous or lesser-known artists. Photography focusing on proximity and going out to meet the public. A chance to visit the town and explore the urban environment and art in a friendly atmosphere.
PHOT'AIX, Photography Festival, organised in Aix-en-Provence by La Fontaine Obscure, aims to take up a double challenge:
- To promote contemporary photography by fostering encounters between French and overseas artists as part of the international exhibition "Regards Croisés"
- To bring photography into the street and help new talents to emerge, by organising Thematic Photographic Visits in and around Aix-en-Provence.
Information provided by OT Aix en Provence
Musée des Tapisseries et centre ville
La Fontaine Obscure
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Where to stay
VERDI - N° 3032
Idéalement situé à 2 pas de la Rotonde et le cours Mirabeau, appartement climatisé de 50 m² situé au 3ème étage avec ascenseur d'un immeuble résidentiel. Séjour/salon. Cuisine équipée (LL, LV). 1 chambre avec 1 lit/2 pers (160x200). 1 Salle d'eau avec WC. Terrasse de 10 m² avec…
Appart'hôtel Odalys Atrium
Located in an important and dynamic part of the town, near the conference centre and the pedestrian streets of the town centre, this residence welcomes you to its charming and typical Provencal surroundings. A large lobby, breakfast room, meeting room and solarium are here to satisfy the…
Hôtel B&B Le Tholonet
A quelques minutes du centre d'Aix-en-Provence en voiture et proche du massif de la Montagne Sainte-Victoire, l'hôtel B&B Aix Le Tholonet se trouve à l'entrée de Palette. Juste à côté des commerces du Domaine de l'Escapade il offre bien-être et accueil personnalisé au meilleur prix, 24…
Boutique Hôtel Cézanne
At the heart of Aix-en-Provence, Le Cézanne is a charming 4-star boutique hotel with 55 rooms. Here we share the art of Provençal living with our guests. The light-filled rooms with their original decoration are real Mediterranean gems. They were renovated in 2019. You can choose between…
LE FELIBRE - N° 2756
Appartement décoré avec goût dans la zone piétonne d'Aix-en-Provence, à deux pas du Cours Mirabeau, des petits marchés provençaux et des musées. Equipé de ventilateur, chauffage central. La propriétaire fera tout son possible pour vous aider dans votre séjour pour trouver les bons…
The beautiful residence which combines style and comfort has a privilege location in the heart of the city. Pierre & Vacances City is situated nearby the great fountain "la Rotonde" and the famous Cours Mirabeau. At your disposal : laundrette, indoor car park on charge. Bar and restaurant close by.
Right in full heart of the old Aix-en-Provence, at the feet of the old city, Sextius thermal baths and the Fitness center. medieval fortifications. Attached to the This modern establishment consists of 108 rooms Provence oriented decoration. Bathroom equipped with a bath-tub, independent toilets,…
Things to do
Architectonic centre in Aix-en-Provence, listed as a historic monument. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of op art inside a lumino-kinetic building, designed and financed by Victor Vasarely. On the ground floor are 16 modules with a hexagonal base, linked together like a gigantic…
A cheese enthusiast, Benoit Lemarié welcomes you to his shop Rue d'Italie for a wide choice of cheeses... Guests can choose from over 150 varieties, also a choice of cream and white cheese. We arrange the best cheese platters for your party tables or any entertaining party.
Entremont is a Gallic village dating from the 2nd century BC. The site has been excavated since 1946. Remains of ramparts, housing, workshops, a room displaying the heads of enemies (a Celtic custom), statues and a wide range of objects have been found here. The oppidum (Roman settlement) is in a…
La chambre aux confitures
A precious delicatessen passionnately managed by the devoted Beloved Lise ! Her passion is named Jam. All kinds, all tastes, all textures jams ! The wide assortment of jams evolves day by day to further enrich jam’s fragrances. A generous tasting to experience the sensual flow, frozen jelly,…
A professional craftswoman, the creator of DEA Concept is passionate about transforming materials and creating unique objects which reflect her artistic spirit. Based in her sewing workshop in Aix-en-Provence, she produces a range of 100% hand-made, innovative, customisable and unique products…
Les Trésors du Capricorne
Located in the historical center, right in the Passage Agard, the shop offers handcrafted products "handmade" based on natural raw materials, and for the most of them made by artisans Madagascar, the ancestral know-how (tote bags, hats, scarves, tablecloths, jewelry, and other accessories).
Where to eat
The chef Hervé Tassigny takes you on a journey with carefully crafted cuisine blending French techniques and the unexpected flavours of exotic fruits and vegetables. The ingredients selected are fresh and local for simple and unaffected cuisine.
This restaurant near the town centre was opened by Pierre Chatelain, well-known for his first restaurant "l'Alcôve" (also in Aix-en-Provence). As well as the dining room, it has a terrace that is always a welcome spot in summer, in the shade of the plane trees. The menu has developed around the…
Bottega Da Verri
Bottega Da Verri is an Italian restaurant recently created by Marion Lefebvre, candidate of Top Chef 2017. It is through recipes straight from Italy that the chef Marion tries to make us live the Dolce Vita. It promises you a varied and original menu that you will not find anywhere else on…
Hidden away on a lush terrace behind Cours Mirabeau, this voluptuous eatery, set in Baroque, modern surroundings, sets a fitting scene for the explosive and creative cuisine of Ronan Kernen. This young, Brittany-born chef, revealed by the Top Chef TV show, has an impressive CV, featuring many…
La Rotonde is a brasserie opposite the famous fountain of the same name in central Aix-en-Provence. The eatery serves generous Mediterranean dishes made on-site using fresh seasonal produce. The menu features carefully-selected seafood, wood-fired pizzas and meat dishes cooked on a Josper oven.…
Restaurant Les Inséparables
Christophe (Chef de cuisine/co-gérant) et Mathias (second de cuisine/associé) mettront tout en oeuvre pour régaler autant vos papilles que vos yeux avec une cuisine gastronomique de produits frais. Mathieu (Responsable de salle/co-gérant) quant à lui sera là pour vous accueillir et tout…
Fresh produce and friendly atmosphere. Croquemitoufle's menus change daily, service is fast and you can tuck into super fresh salads and homemade tarts. There's a change of pace in the afternoon as it turns into a friendly tea room. Perfect for a break.