A jewel of the 1970s architecture, Villa Arson brings together an arts centre, an art school, an artist-in-residence programme, and a library, on a site embellished with a Mediterranean garden offering a panorama of the entire city.

A jewel of the 1970s architecture, Villa Arson brings together an arts centre, an art school, an artist-in-residence programme, and a library, on a site embellished with a Mediterranean garden offering a panorama of the entire city.

Programme

Carla Filipe, Amanhã não há arte, 2019, SESC Pompeia, S. Paulo, Brazil 2020, crédits SESC Pompeia, São Paulo
Carla Filipe, Amanhã não há arte, 2019, SESC Pompeia, S. Paulo, Brazil 2020, crédits SESC Pompeia, São Paulo

Carla Filipe hóspede [hôte]

The artist works on posters to turn their graphics into 28 flags, one for each EU member (in 2019), illustrating how these countries unite within this common identity.

Curator: Marta Moreira de Almeida.

Clusterduck, MEME MANIFESTO, crédits les artistes

Clusterduck. meme manifesto

The memes collected by Clusterduck take the visitors into the collective unconscious of Internet, inviting reflection on activism or propaganda.

Curator: Vittorio Parisi.

Stalker, attraverso i territori attuali, 1995, Crédits : archivio Stalker
Stalker, attraverso i territori attuali, 1995, Crédits : archivio Stalker

le futur derrière nous - L’art italien depuis les années 1990 : le contemporain face au passé

The exhibition interprets the recent Italian art scene.

Access

Villa Arson
20, avenue Stephen-Liegeard
06100 Nice
Tram Le Ray
A8, sortie Nice Nord
+33 (0)4 92 07 73 73
villa-arson.org

Every day except on Tuesday: 2pm - 7pm in July & Aug. ;
2pm - 6pm in Jun. & Sep. Open on 14 Jul. & 15 Aug.
Free entry.

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PLACES TO DISCOVER

Castle Hill Park : climbing the hill of the Castle to enjoy a royal view of the Baie des Anges, a fresh and timeless walk near the beautiful neo-classical cemetery.

PLACES TO DRINK

• Place du Pin : the inhabitants of Nice call it their “Petit Marais”. Located in the Vieux-Nice.
Le Negresco : an iconic place with a hotel, two restaurants and a bar.

On the roofs of Nice

All the great beachfront hotels have their rooftop. Ideal for a cocktail, a lunch or a coffee.

PLACES TO STAY

Le Windsor, Jungle Art Hotel : a charming hotel with bedrooms decorated with contemporary artworks. A beautiful garden to enjoy your breakfast or your cocktails…
Hôtel Amour : le dernier né de la famille Amour : 38 bedrooms, a restaurant, a swimming pool on the roof, a tree-filled patio, collected objects and furniture.

PLACES TO EAT

Le Plongeoir : a beachfront Mediterranean gourmet restaurant in a chic setting.
Bocca : the new food and lifestyle experience in Nice: a sharing restaurant, a luxuriant rooftop and a cheerful atmosphere.
Le Lavomatique : a bistronomic cuisine, delicious food to share in the old town.
Le Local : a preserved address in the harbour district, high-quality Italian products and cuisine at an affordable price, elegant service.
La Buvette du musée Chagall : fast food, a pleasant and bucolic break in the heard of Nice!
Garden of the Chagall Museum, open to all during the Museum’s opening hours.
Socca du Cours Saleya : a "Nissarde" cuisine as we like it, to go!

On the beach in Nice

Castel Plage : bistronomic cuisine, sunshades and deckchairs.
Le Galet : lounge bar, spa and deckchairs, facing the Albert Ier gardens.