Espace Bourdelle Sculpture

Sculpture Festival

Cultural, Exhibition, Modern/contemporary art, Sculpture in Montauban
  • The Montauban sculpture festival offers to explore poetry through buried dreams, these forgotten dreams of an earth that vibrates with textures, expressions, living beings or materials.
    More than 60 sculptors, 5 locations, and 300 works.

  • For more than 20 years, Espace Bourdelle Sculpture, a school-workshop for sculpture practices and multidisciplinary dissemination, has continued to place sculpture, the arts of space and material, on broader paths in drawing on the exemplarity of the Montalbanese sculptor Emile-Antoine Bourdelle. Open to the general public, to schools, as so many discoveries, this festival is a translation of the vitality and diversity of sculpture of this time, in all its states and its...
    For more than 20 years, Espace Bourdelle Sculpture, a school-workshop for sculpture practices and multidisciplinary dissemination, has continued to place sculpture, the arts of space and material, on broader paths in drawing on the exemplarity of the Montalbanese sculptor Emile-Antoine Bourdelle. Open to the general public, to schools, as so many discoveries, this festival is a translation of the vitality and diversity of sculpture of this time, in all its states and its extensions.

    THEMATIC: Professional sculptors and workshop practitioners will exhibit works related to the theme Dreams of the Earth…

    As an extension of the June 2022 Sculpture Festival “Origine(s)-Horizon”, and in June 2023 “Forme(s) of the Living”, the Montauban Sculpture Festival offers, before closing this cycle of three exhibitions , to explore poetry through buried dreams, these forgotten dreams of an earth that vibrates with textures, expressions, living beings or materials.
    “Dreams of the Earth”
    Exploring places where nature feels, encountering life, tenderness... Because a dream relieves, rests, soothes and allows us to travel elsewhere in our thoughts. Dream of a melancholy where hope, so small, would become great...

    From figuration to abstraction, from minimalism to realism and in the diversity of materials, materials and orientations, we will travel from one universe to another in a relevant set of current creations from our region.
    More than 60 professional and amateur sculptors gathered in 5 exhibition locations, more than 200 works exhibited, a Sculpture In Situ day with artist meetings, demonstrations, installations, performance, meeting with the guest of honor, presentation of the latest work on Bourdelle, “Bourdelle a lesson in nature”.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Schedules
Schedules
  • From June 7, 2024 until June 29, 2024
    Open Everyday
    * depending on the opening hours of the different exhibition locations
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