Summer exhibitions at Château de Villandry
Summer exhibitions at Château de Villandry from June 2, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Located 15km from the Artist Hotel in Tours, the Château de Villandry hosts temporary exhibitions throughout the year: impressive, poetic or surprising, they enrich the visit and bring a new and artistic vision of the castle and its remarkable gardens.
This summer, two rich temporary exhibitions full of surprises will seize the castle and gardens of Villandry:
Exhibition "From Renaissance to renewal", by Jean-Yves Bourgain
from June 2nd to September 2nd
Beyond his job as a painter, Jean-Yves Bourgain is also a major player in heritage through scientific expertise and the restoration of murals.
Art lovers or simply curious, discover the frescoes and paintings of this renowned artist.
Exhibition of sculptures by Marine de Soos
from June 2nd to September 30th
Come discover the sculptures of this artist who was inspired by beautiful figures of wisdom from Africa and the East. Amazing bronze characters of poetry and simplicity, immobile and yet alive, that challenge us and force admiration.
These sculptures will punctuate your walk in the heart of the gardens of the sun, which comes alive among fishermen, flutists and other young silhouettes presented by Marine de Soos.
Discover also the visit of the Castles of the Loire, including the Château de Chenonceau.