La Fondation Vasarely 50 ans de futur : l'art sera trésor commun ou ne sera pas !

Aix-en-Provence - Art moderne / contemporain - From 10/11/2021 to 08/05/2022, daily between 10 am and 6 pm.

Cette exposition du cinquantenaire retrace, depuis la formulation écrite de 1966, « Mon projet de fondation », les premières réflexions de Victor Vasarely sur son grand dessein, ainsi que les étapes de la réalisation d’un projet culturel alors unique en son genre.

« L’art sera trésor commun ou ne sera pas » présente à travers un riche ensemble de documents d’archives, d’œuvres originales, textes et photographies, les circonstances de la création du Centre architectonique d’Aix-en-Provence, inauguré en 1976, lieu de monstration du langage plastique pour les grands ensembles et la Cité polychrome du bonheur.

Commissaires de l’exposition : Pascale Girard et Pierre Vasarely

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Where to stay

Novotel Aix Beaumanoir
Hotel

Novotel Aix Beaumanoir

Aix-en-Provence

In the town of the good King Rene, at the crossroads of Cezanne paths, the Novotel Aix en Provence Beaumanoir welcomes you for an overnight or a longer stay. The hotel is located 5 mn away (by car) from the town center. In the Novotel you will feel at home, the welcome and smiles of our team will…

Le Mas d'Entremont
Hotel

Le Mas d'Entremont

Aix-en-Provence

Located on the hills of Aix en Provence, this charming 4 stars hotel with gastronomic restaurant offers you 6 suites, 2 apartments and 12 rooms, all with private terrace. Our gorgeous garden of one and a half hectare with ornamental lake, pond, fountains, water lily, antic columns gives the…

Negrecoste Hotel & Spa
Hotel

Negrecoste Hotel & Spa

Aix-en-Provence

Located in the city center, in the middle of the famous Cours Mirabeau, the Negrecoste hotel offers 35 air-conditioned rooms with private and secure parking. The rooms are equipped with double glazing, bathroom, television, mini bar, safe, with free WiFi access and NUXE products available. Some…

Ibis Aix en Provence
Hotel

Ibis Aix en Provence

Aix-en-Provence

Just 1.2 mi (2 km) from Aix-en-Provence city center and 12.4 mi (20 km) from Aix TGV train station, the ibis Aix en Provence hotel is ideally located for tourism, business and sporting trips. It features a Nomad restaurant, opened in April 2015, and offers 124 rooms with Sweet Bed by ibis…

Verdi
Holiday rental

Verdi

Aix-en-Provence

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 mobilier donnant sur les jardins de la résidence. Accès internet Wi-Fi. Stationnement privatif en sous-sol. A proximité de toutes les commodités.

Hôtel Le Pigonnet
Hotel

Hôtel Le Pigonnet

Aix-en-Provence

This elegant former Provençal bastide combines 18th century refinement with a contemporary style to provide guests with a relaxing experience in an environment of luxury and serenity. In a refined style, the 45 rooms and suites provide 5-star service. Each room has its own style, and…

Villa des Félibres
B&B

Villa des Félibres

Aix-en-Provence

A charming, top-quality guest house in a very quiet district, within walking distance of Aix town centre, with a pool, garage and garden. In Aix-en-Provence, this guest house with a swimming pool is near the town centre. It is ideal for cultural activities, evenings out, shopping trips in Les…

Cardinal
Hotel

Cardinal

Aix-en-Provence

Hôtel Cardinal, founded during the Age of Enlightenment, is one of these authentic places with spirit, history, some kind of magic. The 18th-century atmosphere of the rooms and suites blending old-time charm with modern amenities, such as the exquisite dining room serving traditional…

Artea
Hotel

Artea

Aix-en-Provence

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.

Things to do

Atelier des potiers
Craftsman / producer

Atelier des potiers

Aix-en-Provence

For beginners, experts, extroverts, introverts, artists, perfectionists or casual passers-by, the workshop welcomes visitors all the year round. Here, working with clay revives childhood dreams and opens the way towards creativity or just a relaxing break. Beginners, rest assured! You'll…

My Little Bijou
Craftsman / producer

My Little Bijou

Aix-en-Provence

A creator of jewellery for 8 years and recently established at the heart of Aix-en-Provence, the creator of my Little Bijou offers a selection of unique and trendy jewellery which blends different universes (Preppy, Rock, Girly). The materials used are high quality and precious (gold plated,…

Confiserie Brémond
Shopping gourmand

Confiserie Brémond

Aix-en-Provence

Real calissons d'aix, nougats from Provence and other regional specialities. No visit but explanations in the shop. Free tasting.

La feuille d'or
Craftsman / producer

La feuille d'or

Aix-en-Provence

A graduate of the Ecole du Louvre and with a 20 years gilding experience, Anne Ponsin has set up her studio in the heart of Aix-en-Provence for the sale and restoration of gilded wood. Her work consists in curative care and reconstruction of damaged parts, to restore objects altered by time.…

Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède
Cultural place

Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède

Aix-en-Provence

The Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède, opposite the Archbishop's Palace, is named after a very old family of magistrates. Bought in 1730 from the Forbin d’Oppède family, its frontage was rebuilt in 1757 by the architect Georges Vallon and the sculptor Chastel for the President of the Parliament,…

3 bis F, lieu d'arts contemporains
Cultural place

3 bis F, lieu d'arts contemporains

Aix-en-Provence

Dedicated to the contemporary arts and located in the Montperrin psychiatric hospital in Aix-en-Provence, the 3 bis f has been a venue for performing and visual arts since 1983. Each year, artists and theatre companies are invited to develop projects as part of research and creation residences at…

Triaaangles
Fashion / shopping

Triaaangles

Aix-en-Provence

Découvrez également leur sélection locale réalisée en partenariat avec des artistes de la région. Impression minute et sous vos yeux, à ne pas manquer ! Pour les professionnels, l'enseigne propose également ses services d'impression pour des séries allant de 10 à 1000 pièces.

Bastide Aix-en-Provence
Souvenirs shopping

Bastide Aix-en-Provence

Aix-en-Provence

Bastide is an age-old brand from Aix-en-Provence that's been around for over 25 years. It makes and sells a range of perfume, toiletries and home fragrances. All its products are made using natural ingredients with 100% non-toxic formulas. Bastide strives to promote local expertise by having…

Cinéma Le Mazarin
Cultural place

Cinéma Le Mazarin

Aix-en-Provence

Art cinema with 3 screens. Foreign movies are all shown in original version with french subtitles.

Where to eat

La Table du Pigonnet - Restaurant bistronomique
Food guide restaurant

La Table du Pigonnet - Restaurant bistronomique

Aix-en-Provence

You'll soon see why! First of all, the interior is simple yet magical. Inside, large arcades open the bright dining room onto the garden. The impeccable linen, tableware and choreography among the head waiters capture the spirit of a top restaurant. Diners take to the terrace in good weather to…

Nikki Sushi Couronne
Restaurants à emporter

Nikki Sushi Couronne

Aix-en-Provence

Nikki sushi couronne serves classic Japanese dishes near La Rotonde. There's a wide range of sushi, maki, rolls, temaki, fried ramen noodles, donburi, bento and chirashi. Eat in or take away.

Healthy food
Restaurants à emporter

Healthy food

Aix-en-Provence

Healthy Food is fast, good and healthy food. Terrace or take away, enjoy dishes and delicious homemade desserts, for a healthy body and a satisfied appetite.

Maharaja
Restaurants à emporter

Maharaja

Aix-en-Provence

Indian restaurant.

Atmosph'R - Renaissance Aix-en-Provence Hôtel
Food guide restaurant

Atmosph'R - Renaissance Aix-en-Provence Hôtel

Aix-en-Provence

At all times of day, from breakfast to dinner, the Atmosph'R restaurant in the Renaissance Aix-en-Provence provides a welcome gourmet break, including for business lunches. In a contemporary, green decor, Sunday brunches are ideal for families and friends. For each dish, the executive chef,…

Le Pokebowl
Restaurants à emporter

Le Pokebowl

Aix-en-Provence

Pokebowl is a "new concept" restaurant led by a young and dynamic team taking inspiration from Hawaiian and Japanese cuisine. Dishes are served in a bowl made of natural and noble materials (ceramic or coconut) The ingredients are carefully chosen, and combined to provide all-round,…

Aji Sushi
Restaurants à emporter

Aji Sushi

Aix-en-Provence

Japanese traditional restaurant.

Yamato
Food guide restaurant

Yamato

Aix-en-Provence

Koji and Yuriko Someya welcome and introduce you to all the freshness and exceptional finesse of Japanese gastronomy at lunchtime and evenings. In a simple, chic setting, enjoy all the enchantment and magic of Japan. Taste the subtle and refined flavours of a cuisine known for its delicacy. Take…

Restaurant Gaodina
Food guide restaurant

Restaurant Gaodina

Aix-en-Provence

The Chef Yannis Lisseri provides an inventive and environmentally friendly Mediterranean cuisine using a subtle blend of organic and local ingredients! The wines are selected with full respect for the region and the environment. Garden herbs play their part in our cocktails and dishes. To have…