Cézanne – Kandinsky

19 May to 2 January 2022

The health pass is necessary for the visit of the Carrières de Lumières:

– A certificate of vaccination (2nd dose) older than 7 days,
– A certificate of PCR or antigen test less than 72 hours old,
– A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (positive test more than 15 days and less than 6 months old).

Long programme

Cézanne, master of Provence

The Carrières de Lumières’ immersive digital exhibition presents Cézanne’s (1839-1906) masterpieces such as his still lifes of apples, the Card Players and the Large Bathers.

A self-taught painter who produced 900 canvasses and 400 watercolours, Cézanne represents portraits, still lifes, landscapes, historical scenes … and painted multiple versions of the same subjects, ceaselessly experimenting with the possibilities of the pictorial material.

Through a thematic, intimate and retrospective tour, this immersive exhibition reveals Cézanne’s inner torment, the strength of his constructions, his relationship with light and colour and his attachment to nature, which remains his great model, his obsessional reference.

Creation and staging: Cutback under the artistic direction of Gianfranco Iannuzzi.

Duration: 35 min

Short programme

Wassily Kandinsky, the Abstract Odyssey

The Carrières de Lumières present a ten-minute creation based on the works of the prolific and visionary artist Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944). Painter-poet, art theoretician and founder of abstract art, Kandinsky transformed art history with his many compositions, now exhibited the world over.

Direction and staging: Cutback under the artistic direction of Virginie Martin.

Duration: 10 min

Duration of the complete programme: 45 min.

Opening hours
January, November and December: 10.00 am to 6.00 pm (last entrance at 5.00 pm)
March: 9.30 am to 6.00 pm (last entrance at 5.00 pm)
April, May, June, September, October: 9.30 am to 7.00 pm (last entrance at 6.00 pm)
July and August: 9.00 am to 7.30 pm (last entrance at 6.30 pm)

Services and facilities

  • Disabled access

  • Pets not allowed

Fees

Adults: 14,50€ | Seniors (+65 years): 13,50€
Children (-7 years): free | Youth (7 to 25 years): 12€
Concessions (students, jobseekers, teachers): 12€
Family (2 adults and 2 children): 39,50€ (2nd child free)

 

Pass Baux-de-Provence
(2 sites: Carrières de Lumières + Château des Baux with Yves Brayer Museum offered).
Adults: 18€ / 20€* | Seniors (+65 years): 16,50€ / 18,50€*
Children (-7 years): free | Youth (7 to 25 years): 14€ / 16€*
Concessions (students, jobseekers, teachers): 14€ / 16€*
Family (2 adults and 2 children): 51,50€ / 59,50€*

*With events: 22 to 24 May, 6 July to 29 August, 23 to 31 October 2021.

Practical information

Carrières de Lumières
Route des Carrières
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence

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Events

Following government announcements, the health pass is necessary for events and catering: – A certificate of vaccination (2nd dose) older than 7 days,– A certificate of PCR or antigen test less than 72 hours old,– A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (positive test more than 15 days and less than 6 months old). Upcoming events […]

Tourist Office

Maison du Roy, Rue Porte Mage,
13520 Les Baux-de-Provence
Tel +33 (0)4 90 54 34 39
tourisme@lesbauxdeprovence.com

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Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 10.00 am to 5.30 pm
Closed: 25 December and 1 January

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