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Atelier galerie cerfav

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The gallery | Cerfav workshop in Vannes-le-Châtel: an unmissable cultural and artistic place!Experimenting with the glass material, accessible to all!The gallery | Cerfav workshop (European Center for Research and Training in the Glass Arts), is located 40 minutes from Nancy, in the Meine forest, in the south of Toulouse.Wander freely and for free in its spaces and discover:The hot workshop: Come and watch our young glassblowers hard at work, ready to answer your questions during demonstrations.On reservation, test the glass yourself, its malleability and blow your creation! This unique experience, alongside a glassblower, allows you to understand the creative process and leave with a unique piece (within 48 hours).The shop: All glass techniques are illustrated there. There are functional objects as works of art, the opportunity to find a lasting souvenir, for you or to offer, and for all budgets!Discover the creations of the "Vannes-le-Châtel" brand, but also objects made by our former students, contemporary glass craftsmen, or even works, collaborations with artists and designers of national or even international renown.The exhibition halls: Mixing permanent and temporary exhibitions, there is something for everyone!Lovers of history and heritage, the permanent route allows you to understand the glassmaking past of the region, and how this know-how in perdition has been able to prosper and transform up to the present day.Art enthusiasts or neophytes, you will be amazed by the temporary exhibition space, showcasing artists and contemporary glass creations, combining beauty and reflection around topical subjects! With a program of more than two exhibitions per year, the themes and works offered are constantly renewed.Need to relax? Stop in the snacking area or on our terrace to refresh yourself or fill a little peckish.


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Visit on your own at all times, guided tours with advanced booking


Visit on your own at all times, guided tours with advanced booking, educational tours


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