The business of Art

Arles - Craftsman / producer

Passionate about textiles and natural fibres, Marie Hélène DESORT learned manual weaving in 1975, with the master Weaver Pierre RYALL, and created his boutique Studio in Arles, his hometown. The entire range of clothing and colourful accessories are manufactured and assembled in the workshop. When visiting his workshop, you can see exercise his art on his trade in conventional arms, which occupies a central place in this timeless place.You will find unique to the feminine style pieces, worked with wool, mohair and Merino of Arles. These fibers are selected in French factories. As some, you will may be surprised to find hats, bags, ponchos, or coats, winter and summer. Marie - Hélène DESORT will then explain the insulating virtues of these fibers and will tell you about their use in different cultures! Marie Hélène is very active and invested in his craft. She is member of several associations for the defence and promotion of the natural fibers and participates in many events and shows in the France. It organizes 18 years including a wool and natural in Arles fibers market, every year in September.

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Information provided by OT Arles

  • Address

    6 Rue Du docteur Fanton
    13200 Arles

  • Phone

    • 04 90 93 21 40

Where to stay

The small Arles
Holiday rental

The small Arles

Arles

Arles home completely renovated and equipped on two levels.You will be at the heart of the historic centre, close to the arenas of the Roman Theatre and near the Tower Luma and the various centres of interest of the city.Combining modernity and the charm of the old, this House offers two rooms…

Jules César
Hotel

Jules César

Arles

Located in the heart of Arles in Provence, the Hotel Jules César offers you a true journey back in time where nothing is left to chance.Built in a former 17th century Carmelite convent, enhanced by 18th century elements and contemporary art and designed by Christian Lacroix, the Julius Caesar…

Hotel SPA le Calendal
Hotel

Hotel SPA le Calendal

Arles

Ideally located between the arenas and the ancient theatre, the Spa the Calendal hotel has 38 rooms with garden view or old Arles, some of which overlook the monuments.His famous garden at the tercentenary Hackberry is a real green for a breakfast or a sweet or salty break proposed by the…

La Résidence
Holiday rental

La Résidence

Arles

Cet appartement se situe au 1er étage on y entre en traversant le "hall galerie d'art" et en empruntant l'escalier central. c'est un appartement grand siècle avec plafond mouluré, lustre a pampilles en cristal, cheminée en marbre, où les meubles au design épuré amène une touche de…

MAS of olives
B&B

MAS of olives

Arles

We will be happy to welcome you to the farmhouse of olives with its Park in addition to five thousand m2 of 25 olive trees.It is located in the heart of Provence and the doors of the Camargue. Five km to the city center, it will offer you a haven of peace with its Provencal flora and in the…

The Hôtel Particulier
Hotel

The Hôtel Particulier

Arles

Located a few metres from the historical city centre of the pretty town of Arles, the particular hotel opens its doors for an idyllic stay in the heart of a verdant region. This mansion dating from the 17th century will delight you with its splendid rooms elegantly decorated in a mix of textures…

Constantin
Hotel

Constantin

Arles

Welcome to the hotel Constantin Arles. This 2-star hotel located in the city center of Arles offers a warm and comfortable accommodation to all who want to discover Arles and the Camargue.Easy access, lined with plenty of parking.Bernadette and Alain will be happy to welcome you to their…

Chez Marc et Nelly
Holiday rental

Chez Marc et Nelly

Arles

Large apartment City Center, quiet and bright, close to "LUMA Park of les Ateliers", historical monuments, shops and restaurants.Free parking nearby.Ideal to discover the heritage and culture of Arles.

Les Galets - N° 170861
Holiday rental

Les Galets - N° 170861

Arles

The house is located 15 minutes walk from the bullring, the ancient theater and the historic center. The workshops park and the Luma tower dedicated to contemporary art are 300 meters away. Entrance is via the courtyard of approximately 25m². A small annex with WC, washing machine and 2…

Things to do

Place du Forum
Cultural place

Place du Forum

Arles

This Place, in the heart of town, has always symbolised meetings and exchanges. In Antiquity the square was next to the main forum (late 1st century BC), and the economic and political centre of the Roman administration; in the Middle Ages it became the main centre for commercial transactions. It…

Les céramiques de Marine
Craftsman / producer

Les céramiques de Marine

Arles

Marine Carrara welcomes you in his workshop-shop ceramics, where you can see him make his pieces dedicated to the arts of the table.After a degree in ceramic crafts, Navy has spent two years in artist residency in Antibes. And since December, 2017, she asked her bags in Arles. It produces parts…

L'atelier
Craftsman / producer

L'atelier

Arles

Mosaicist formed in conventional techniques of the school of Ravenna, Nathalie Fieno Gets the Medal of the city of Paris in 2006 (echelon vermeil), for the quality of his work and his degree of master craftsman in 2009.His expertise allows him to implement conventional such as enamels, marble…

L'Arlésienne
Craftsman / producer

L'Arlésienne

Arles

Welcome to a world of charm and seduction in which you will have the opportunity to wear the glamorous piece that will give you confidence. Whether it's for everyday life or a special occasion, you'll find a wide range of great brands.Find the haberdashery to make your Arlésienne Costume with…

The Bouton d'Or
Craftsman / producer

The Bouton d'Or

Arles

Bouton d'Or is a handcrafted clothing boutique. This old hosiery from the historical centre of Arles was taken over in June 2013 by two Nanceiennes designers who have turned it into workshop where they sell their production as well as other craftsmen in the region or their knowledge. All proposed…

The river Rhône
Landscape

The river Rhône

Tarascon, Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Arles

The Rhone and its delta have not only given their name to the department, but this peaceful and majestic river also forms the backbone of the Bouches-du-Rhone. From Avignon to the Camargue beaches, the river passes through the most authentic Provençal landscapes. Famous for a long time for the…

Sophie Lassagne M��ller
Craftsman / producer

Sophie Lassagne M��ller

Arles

The ceramic workshop of Sophie Lassagne is bright and clear. Utility ceramics are delicate, finely turned and offer sober lines. She has a real gift for color, his palette is vast, subtle and tender. Sophie grew up in Africa and Asia, the encounter with the Earth allowed him to renew and to take…

Museon Arlaten
Cultural place

Museon Arlaten

Arles

Après 11 ans de fermeture, le Museon Arlaten, rénové en profondeur, retrouve son public. Fondé et inauguré en 1909 par Frédéric Mistral, Prix Nobel de Littérature, chantre de la langue et de la culture provençales, le Muséon Arlaten était fermé au public depuis 2009. Sa…

Location de vélo des Acacias
Outdoor leisure

Location de vélo des Acacias

Arles

Adult bike rentals, children, electric tandems

Where to eat

Cuisine de comptoir
Restaurants à emporter

Cuisine de comptoir

Arles

Sandwich restaurant also serving soups and salads. All our produce is fresh. We make our own desserts.

At The Gourmand Happiness
Restaurants à emporter

At The Gourmand Happiness

Arles

At Bonheur Gourmand invites you to a cocooning place where you can pause for a while. Snack at noon with quiche or salad that vary according to seasonal vegetables and soups in winter. For the afternoon, a relaxing time with a corner reserved for children that can delight young and old: games,…

The Table of Manou
Cuisine de Provence

The Table of Manou

Arles

The Table of Manou welcomes you throughout the day for a gourmet break and offer you a moment of conviviality, around the small dishes prepared by Manou.Come enjoy its delicious pies houses, its Provençal colors salads, not to mention its tasty desserts!Inside or on the terrace, at home and…

Entrevue
Cuisine de Provence

Entrevue

Arles

The interview is a culinary institution of Arles for more than 20 years!Ideally located on the banks of the Rhône to the Méjan, the restaurant and its terrace adjoins the Actes Sud Bookstore, a cinema and a hammam. A cosmopolitan place where we meet around a kitchen from the 2 shores of the…

The barge
Cuisine de Provence

The barge

Arles

To feast the feet on the water in Arles!Restaurant on a barge on the grand Rhône.5 minutes from the city centre and 10 minutes from the Musée départemental Arles Antique.Menus €25 and €30 map.Air-conditioning, terrace, views of the historic Arles.Home groups.Easy parking on the docks. Ease…

Gibelin
Food guide restaurant

Gibelin

Arles

Venez découvrir le Gibolin dans le quartier atypique de la Roquette.

V G : La cantine végétale
Restaurants à emporter

V G : La cantine végétale

Arles

Restaurant and tea room 100% vegan.It is in the heart of the city that you can find this charming and poetic place in the garden of the Van Gogh space.Marie Muccio offers an elaborate, vegetable, organic and local restaurant with multiple flavours. A diet that takes care of your health and that…

Gueule du Loup
Food guide restaurant

Gueule du Loup

Arles

La Gueule du Loup restaurant welcomes you in a favorable characteristic stone house which reminds us the provencal charm. Located in the heart of town to two not arenas, in a very lively district.In order to make you discover a traditional and creative cuisine based on fresh and seasonal.Menu…

VOLUBILIS
Restaurants à emporter

VOLUBILIS

Arles

Located in the heart of the city's historic centre, volubilis blends perfectly into the shadow of the Arenas, this hotel offers a journey into the culinary culture of Moroccan traditions