The Cairn foyer d’art contemporain is both an artists’ residency, an exhibition venue, and the gateway to the Haute-Provence Unesco Global Geopark, with a collection of art in the mountains visible from the hiking trails.

Richard Nonas, Le col du deuxième jour, montagne du Cousson, 2018
Lara Almarcegui, exposition Béton, 2019
Mark Dion, Ichthyosaurus, exposition Mark Dion, l’Ichthyosaure, la pie et autres merveilles du monde naturel, 2003
Mariateresa Sartori, exposition Monde, Dis moi tout, 2018

The Cairn foyer d’art contemporain is both an artists’ residency, an exhibition venue, and the gateway to the Haute-Provence Unesco Global Geopark, with a collection of art in the mountains visible from the hiking trails.

Programme

Fenêtres, Herman de Vries, 2005
Fenêtres, Herman de Vries, 2005

Aimer c’est agir, Brandon Ballengé

About the urgency for environmental awareness by valuing the threatened natural heritage of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence.

Access

Cairn Centre d'art
10, montée Bernard Dellacasagrande
04005 Digne-les-Bains
+33 (0)4 92 31 45 29
cairncentredart.org

Every day : 9am - noon & 2pm - 5.30pm.
9am - 7pm in July & August.
Free entry.

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PLACES TO DISCOVER

Jardin des Cordeliers : ecological and landscaped park in downtown.
Dalle aux ammonites : a natural site with numerous fossilised ammonites dating from 200 million years.
Plan d’eau des Ferréols : offering many fun activities.
Unesco Géoparc de Haute-Provence : including parks, trails, gardens and contemporary artworks.
Maison Alexandra David-Néel : a museum and interpretation centre devoted to the orientalist writer, in her former residence.
CAIRN Centre d’Art

PLACES TO STAY

Ce nid d’aigle : guest houses in the mountain.
Hôtel Villa Gaïa : charming hotel in a family house.

PLACES TO EAT

Nusa : vegetarian restaurant, tea and well-being room.
Météora : greek restaurant.
Le p’tit thaï : thai restaurant.
Chez Tonton Pepino : pizzeria and bar.