Il a suffi d’une plume pour colorer le ciel


Jewellery, drawing, installation, books...

Il a suffi d’une plume pour colorer le ciel

Ends in about 1 month: September 13 → November 4, 2023

John-James Audubon
Odonchimeg Davaadorj
Jochen Gerner
Laurence Gossart
Angèle Guerre
Louise Hervé & Clovis Maillet
Zoe Heselton
Cécile Le Talec
Tiphaine Samoyault
Agnès Thurnauer
Cédric Villain

Curator: Bettie Nin

Their lightness makes you dream.
They are descended from feathered dinosaurs. They are very ancient, much
more so than man on Earth.
Birds are fascinating: their sublime colours, their bewitching plumage.
They colour the sky.

> Extract from the introductory text of the exhibition.
Find out more and read the artists’ biographies in the press release by clicking here

Booking required at:
Free commented visit every saturday at 3.30pm

Wednesday 13th September from 6pm to 9pm, OPENING

Friday 15th September at 8pm, MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
with Crystal Sound Project
Approx. duration 45min — booking by clicking here
Visit the exhibition until 7.45pm.

Tuesday 26th September at 7.15pm, WRITING WORKSHOP — ADULTS
Approx. duration 1h45
Led by Marc Verhaverbeke from Les Amis de la Librairie L’Établi
Booking required at the L’Établi bookshop

Saturday 7th October at 3.30pm, BLOUP’BLOP VISIT
Approx. duration 45min
Commented and fun visit for children from 7 to 11 years old
Booking by “:clicking here”

Saturday 14th October at 2pm, LET’S GO! VISIT
Approx. duration 45min
Let’s visit the exhibition in English!
Booking required, click here

Saturday 21st October at 5.30pm, BEHIND THE SCENES WITH LAURENCE GOSSART
Discover the secrets of jewellery-making, while enjoying an aperitif!
Approx. duration 1h
Booking by clicking here

Saturday 28th October at 3.30pm, L’ART À PORTÉE DE MAINS VISIT
Bilingual commented visit in French Sign Language and French for deaf, hard of hearing and hearing people
With the financial support of La Caisse locale du Crédit Agricole,
territoire de Créteil
Approx. duration 1h
Booking required, click here
or by sms at 07 83 57 28 32

Saturday 4th November at 6pm, VIN CONTEMPORAIN VISIT
Éric, winemaker and wine merchant in Alfortville, invites participants to taste a wine selected by him to share his vision of the exhibition.
Approx. duration 1h
Booking required, click here

94 Val-de-Marne Zoom in 94 Val-de-Marne Zoom out

9, rue Traversière

94140 Alfortville

T. +33.(0)

École vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort

Opening hours

Tuesday – Saturday, noon – 7 PM
Visite commentée tous les samedis à 15h30, durée approx. 30mn.

Admission fee

Entrée libre pour les expositions

The artists

  • Cédric Villain
  • Cécile Le Talec
  • Odonchimeg Davaadorj
  • Agnès Thurnauer
  • Jochen Gerner
  • Tiphaine Samoyault
  • Angèle Guerre
  • Louise Hervé & Clovis Maillet
  • John James Audubon
  • Laurence Gossart