Based in La Joliette, this building designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma presents more than 1,300 works by some 600 artists and stands out as a laboratory of artistic experimentation.

Based in La Joliette, this building designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma presents more than 1,300 works by some 600 artists and stands out as a laboratory of artistic experimentation.

Programme

© Ramiro Guerreiro
© Ramiro Guerreiro

Le Geste de Phyllis, Ramiro Guerreiro

Basing on 20th-century modernist experiences, how can we apprehend town planning and today’s architecture?

Curators: Martine Robin & Muriel Enjalran

Ângela Ferreira, Timbre Algérie 1964
Ângela Ferreira, Timbre Algérie 1964

Rádio Voz da Liberdade, Angela Ferreira

The Portuguese and SouthAfrican artist presents new creations related to the history of artistic activism.

Curator: Muriel Enjalran

Wilfrid Almendra, VLZ310, later, 2019. Moco, 100 artistes dans la ville – ZAT 2019, Montpellier. Crédit photo Marc Domage.
Wilfrid Almendra, VLZ310, later, 2019. Moco, 100 artistes dans la ville – ZAT 2019, Montpellier. Crédit photo Marc Domage.

Adelaïde, Wilfrid Almendra

The French-Portuguese artist invites us to reinvent our production and consumption patterns. The exhibition will then be held at the Panorama - Fraeme, Friche la Belle de Mai.

Curator: Muriel Enjalran

Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Fireworks (Archives), 2014, installation vidéo, HD, couleur, 16 :9, 6 min 40 sec en boucle. Collection Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur.
Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Fireworks (Archives), 2014, installation vidéo, HD, couleur, 16 :9, 6 min 40 sec en boucle. Collection Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur.

Fireworks (archives), Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Just like a counterpoint to the feature film Cemetery of Splendor, this film installation operates as a hallucinatory memory machine.

Curator: Muriel Enjalran

Access

Frac Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur
20, boulevard de Dunkerque
13002 Marseille
0033 4 91 91 27 55
frac-provence-alpes-cotedazur.org

Wednesday to Saturday: noon – 7pm.
Sunday: 2pm – 6pm.
Free entry. Closed on public holidays.

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CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERIES

Double V Gallery : The trendy contemporary art gallery in Marseille. (Marseille)
Galerie Béa-Ba : A hub for contemporary painting. (Marseille)

CULTURE & HERITAGE

Friche La Belle de mai : An arts and culture factory and a living place. (Marseille)
Coco Velten : A place for working and encounters with a collaborative cultural programme. (Marseille)
Fotokino : Exhibitions, screenings, workshops and conferences. (Marseille)

TO DISCOVER

Lucy Luce : the workshop-boutique of a jewelry designer and organic sculptures. (Marseille)
JoggingJogging : concept et fashion store. (Marseille)

BOAT TRIP

Le Don du Vent : Boat rental and private boat services. (Marseille)

PLACES TO STAY

Les Bords de Mer : Mini-refuge, maxi-vue : 19 bedrooms facing the big blue. (Marseille)
Hôtel Le Ryad : Well located at the top of la Canebière in the city center. (Marseille)
La Résidence du Vieux Port : 4-star hotel with a retro decor, inspired by Le Corbusier and Pouillon. (Marseille)
Tuba Club : A restyled former diving club in the Goudes district. 5 bedrooms and a restaurant with a breathtaking view of the Calanques. (Marseille)

PLACES TO EAT

Sépia : Seasonal cooking. Covered terrace and view of the city. (Marseille)
La Parenthèse : Terrace with tapas to share in a quiet alley of La Vieille Chapelle district. (Marseille)
Chez Yassine : Tunisian halal specialties. A must-go of Eastern cuisine in the Noailles district. (Marseille)
Yima: A family Eastern canteen in the Noailles district. (Marseille)
Toïa : For the ceviche lovers, a tasty cuisine made with fresh and seasonal products. (Marseille)
La cantine de Lynn : A delicious small restaurant, home cooking and a welcoming atmosphere. (Marseille)

WINE BARS & GROCERY

Les Buvards : An excellent selection of natural wines and healthy products in this natural wine bar pioneer in Marseille. (Marseille)
Épicerie L’Idéal : Fresh goat cheese, Camargue lamb, an excellent selection of products from the Mediterranean Basin to take away and meals to eat in. (Marseille)
Maison Geney : Canteen, delicatessen and tearoom with homemade products, a simple and generous cooking in the Panier district. (Marseille)