Le surréalisme et littérature
Aix-en-Provence - Littérature - From 07/07 to 03/10/2021 between 11.30 am and 6.30 pm. Closed Monday and Tuesday. - Free
Le Surréalisme est exposé à Aix grâce à quelques 200 œuvres, qui illustrent parfaitement toute l'inventivité de ce mouvement artistique. Découvrez la richesse de création et d'expérimentation de ces artistes. Le parcours s’articule autour de l’inconscient et du rêve, domaines de prédilection des surréalistes.
A travers des œuvres qui sont le fruit d’expériences telles que le dessin et l’écriture automatiques, le sommeil hypnotique, l’exploration des états seconds la conscience, le collage, la recherche collective...
Peintures, dessins, sculptures, manuscrits, livres de Francis Picabia, Jean Arp, Giorgio de Chirico, Man Ray, Max Ernst, Joan Miro, Paul Eluard, Paul Nougé, André Masson, Antonin Artaud, Tristan Tzara, André Breton, Louis Aragon, Philippe Soupault, René Magritte, Valentine Penrose, Lise Deharme, Benjamin Péret, Robert Desnos, Yves Tanguy, Alberto Giacometti, Hans Bellmer, Wifredo Lam, Victor Brauner, E.L.T. Mesens, Salvador Dali, Oscar Dominguez, Georges Hugnet, René Char, Camille Bryen, Henri Goetz, Jacques Herold, Roberto Matta, Gisèle Prassinos, Marcel Mariën...
Des visites commentées gratuites de cette exposition ont lieu à 17h tous les jours, d’autres horaires sont possibles sur rendez-vous.
Information provided by Office de Tourisme d'Aix en Provence
21, bis Mirabeau - Espace culturel départemental
21 Cours Mirabeau
21, bis Mirabeau - Espace culturel départemental
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Where to stay
Bastide Sainte-Marie - N° 160764
On the heights of Aix-en-Provence, with a magnificent view on the city of Aix-en-Provence and the surrounding hills, bastide of XVIIIth century on 4000 m² land. Private pool overlooking the mount Sainte Victoire. On the ground floor: dining room with high ceiling and stucco decorations. Fully…
Hôtel des Augustins
Just a few yards away from Cours Mirabeau, near the museums, theatres, shops and restaurants, the 3-star Hotel des Augustins is a site filled with history, combining modernity and serenity at the heart of Aix-en-Provence. The lobby (a converted 15th century chapel) and the 28 comfortable rooms…
Aquabella Hôtel & Spa
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,…
The hotel Artea offers 48 rooms sound proof with air conditioning. The hotel is a compromise between beautiful old time residencies with its provencal decoration and modern comfort. Certain areas & rooms with WIFI, free of charge. Non smoking rooms available. Open 24 hours a day.
The Rotonde hotel has a very good location in the city centre of Aix-en-Provence , near the famous " Cours Mirabeau" and the bus station. 41 air conditioned standard, comfort, de luxe and family rooms. Comfortable hotel bar and free parking according to availabilities and without reservation.
LA BASTIDE HZ - N° 3641
A charming 4-star flat located 5 km away from the town centre with 2 parking places. This attractively decorated 2-room flat for two people is in a peaceful 18th century country house with a view over a park. The 45m² flat is on the first floor and faces west. It features a light-filled…
Romarins - Bastide de la Traverse
Appartement lumineux aux hauts plafonds, au 3ème étage de la Bastide de la Traverse. Composé d'une chambre avec un lit double, un séjour avec canapé et grand dressing, une cuisine équipée, une salle de bain avec douche, lave-linge et WC. Depuis le jardin vous attend une belle vue d’Aix.
Things to do
Antoine Vitez theater
Théâtre Antoine Vitez hosts an annual themed schedule with fifteen professional companies, two amateur theatre festivals and university productions by theatre and music students. The essentially theatre-based schedule focuses on contemporary playwrights and designs. Alongside the Pratik…
On 1st September 1902, Cezanne gradually settled into his large country studio. He worked there every day during the last four years of his life. All of Cézanne's admirers are well aware that this is where you can feel the painter's presence most strongly. It is here, on the Lauves hill,…
In France, Poulette is a term of endearment a woman may use for one of her girlfriends. The brand was created in 2014 with this idea in mind. Handmade jewellery in a minimal, understated universe, inspired by friendships established over the years. After having worked for 10 years in…
Paul Arbaud Museum
Paul Arbaud, a scholar, devoted his life to constituting a large collection of objects and books, remarkable in terms of both their quantity and their quality. On his death, he left not only this collection, but also the mansion which housed it, to the Academy of Sciences, Agriculture, Arts and…
The Musée Granet, Aix-en-Provence Town Hall's cultural institution, provides over 4000m2 exploring artistic design from Antiquity, 16th-19th century French (Le Nain brothers, Ingres, Granet), Flemish (Rembrandt, Rubens) and Italian painting (the Flémalle master) to masterpieces from modern and…
Collectif les Coquettes
Le collectif les Coquettes est né de 3 créatrices aixoises dont le but commun est de valoriser la création locale, dynamiser le " fait-main " et faire découvrir de jeunes marques locales. Dans leur popupstore store, vous trouverez une multitude d'idées dans les domaines de la déco,…
Théâtre du Bois de l'Aune
Théâtre du Bois de l'Aune explores the art of theatre in all its forms. The theatre is based in the Jas de Bouffan area in Aix-en-Provence and stands out as a setting for artistic and mutual mentorship weaving connections between the locals and up-and-coming or renowned artists from home and…
Be by Cat
Be by Cat is an Aix brand of bohemian style jewellery which navigates between the islands and the city. Keshis, Tahitian pearls, are a source of inspiration. The designer, Cat, likes to break the mould. The raw materials such as pyrite or lava flirt with the softness of the keshis and…
Where to eat
Pita pit is a new fast food chain from Canada. The restaurant serves a wide range of pitta bread sandwiches that are made to suit you before your eyes. With quality meat and fresh vegetables, the brand also has vegetarian and vegan options on the menu. You can use its click & collect…
Located in Aix-en-Provence's historic centre, Le Jasmin has been inviting diners to discover Persian cuisine for over thirty years. There are many specialities on the menu at this little local treasure, like salmon with saffron and lemon, leg of lamb encased in minced beef, or veal fricassee…
This Moroccan restaurant is in the historic centre of Aix-en-Provence, between the Town Hall and the Rotonde fountain, near Cours Mirabeau. It is inside the former Cordeliers Abbey, a listed historical monument, which adds its charm to the already refined, discreet oriental decor. In summer,…
Colde is a fast food restaurant specializing in sandwich clubs. Created recently by a couple, their desire is to make fast food that is, healthy, homemade and tasty. Modern, warm and cozy place. In addition to the inevitable club sandwich in several flavors, you can also find soups, salads and…
Marché Pancakes is a pancakes bar located in the historic heart of Aix-en-Provence which offers salty or sweet pancakes home made, cooked minute "à la plancha". possibility to take away. The restaurant also suggests beers, ciders, wines and juices, 75% Bio.
Chef Clément - Cuisinier à domicile
Chef Clement offers workshops / private lessons for all ages (children and adults) and everyone up to 10 people, with friends or family. Chef Clement comes to your home in Aix-en-Provence or its surroundings for cooking classes Theme: Provencal cuisine, macarons, pastries of all kinds, siphons,…