Housed in a 19th-century mansion, this Foundation created in 2011 by Danièle Kapel-Marcovici and Tristan Fourtine is devoted to contemporary sculpture. One can also enjoy an artistic stroll through the Villa’s garden and along the banks of the Sorgue.

Housed in a 19th-century mansion, this Foundation created in 2011 by Danièle Kapel-Marcovici and Tristan Fourtine is devoted to contemporary sculpture. One can also enjoy an artistic stroll through the Villa’s garden and along the banks of the Sorgue.

Programme

Untitled (Sign) 2019. Pierre de lave glacée. 100 x 100 x 2,5 cm. Courtesy of the artiste and Almine Rech. Photo © Hugard & Vanoverschelde Photography
Untitled (Sign) 2019. Pierre de lave glacée. 100 x 100 x 2,5 cm. Courtesy of the artiste and Almine Rech. Photo © Hugard & Vanoverschelde Photography
Lobster Claw 2021. Céramique, émail, fragments de verre 56 x 56 x 56 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Bernier / Eliades Gallery. Photo © Marten Elder, LA, USA
Lobster Claw 2021. Céramique, émail, fragments de verre 56 x 56 x 56 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Bernier / Eliades Gallery. Photo © Marten Elder, LA, USA
Rocher anthropocène 2021. Faïence émaillée 33 x 36 cm de diamètre. Courtesy de l’artiste. Photo © Gisèle Garric
Rocher anthropocène 2021. Faïence émaillée 33 x 36 cm de diamètre. Courtesy de l’artiste. Photo © Gisèle Garric
11106 Twisting, Multiplying 2011. Porcelaine émaillée, technique in-glaze pour les pois bleus 48 x 69 x 35 cm. Courtesy Galerie NeC nilsson et chiglien Photo © Courtesy Haruki Nakashima
11106 Twisting, Multiplying 2011. Porcelaine émaillée, technique in-glaze pour les pois bleus 48 x 69 x 35 cm. Courtesy Galerie NeC nilsson et chiglien Photo © Courtesy Haruki Nakashima
The Fall 2021. Grès émaillé 215 x 175 x 30 cm. Courtesy de l’artiste et Nendo Galerie Photo © Anthony Girardi
The Fall 2021. Grès émaillé 215 x 175 x 30 cm. Courtesy de l’artiste et Nendo Galerie Photo © Anthony Girardi

Toucher Terre, l’art de la sculpture céramique

Clays and sandstones are extracted, worked, painted, dried, or baked, while relating to contemporary art. The 100 artists represented seem to share a common healing worldview connecting society and nature, past and future cultures.

Curators: Danièle Kapel-Marcovici & Stéphane Baumet

Access

Fondation Villa Datris
7, avenue des Quatre-Otages
84800 L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue
+33 (0)4 90 95 23 70
fondationvilladatris.com

In June, September & October:
Wednesday to Saturday: 11am – 1pm, 2pm – 6pm.

In July & August:
Every day (except on Tuesdays): 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 7pm.
Non-stop on Sundays and public holidays.

Free entry.

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PLACES TO DISCOVER

La Filaventure Musée Brun de Vian-Tiran : in an outstanding place at the gates of the Parc Régional du Luberon, come and discover the 15 steps to make a fabric in a sensory museum.

PLACES TO STAY

Grand Hôtel Henri : a refined and elegant place decorated in French style combining tradition with design.