Art & Exhibitions

Discover the history of Brest from middle ages to 1939 in the form of miniature models, designed by Jim Sevellec at Musee De La Tour Tanguy, rue de la Tour from 14:00 - 17:00 on Wednesday and Thursday and from 14:00 - 18:00 on Saturday and Sunday. Closed Christmas day. Free admission.
Unique exhibition space of more than 1000 m2, opened in 2012, dedicated to contemporary art and its major artists. The gallery organises regular workshops on writing and lithography. On Wednesdays, families who want to take a fresh approach to art can follow a fun little course (45 mins), which c...
The Communications Museum traces the history of long-distance military and civilian communications over the past 200 years. The permanent exhibition has been reworked to give a more general overview of the inventions rather than the technical context. There is more military equipment used during...
Some of Emmanuel de la Villéon art is exhibited in this museum, located in an amazing seventeenth century porch-fronted house. Guided tours take place every afternoon during the summer and workshops for children are also organised regularly.
Pont-Aven Museum of Fine Art from Feb 17th 2019
The Fine Arts museum at Pont-Aven houses the work of artists inspired by Brittany, and in particular by Pont-Aven (Gauguin, Émile Bernard etc.), from the 1860's to the 1970's.  The museum regularly holds exhibitions focusing on a particular aspect of the works and opens the graphic arts rese...
Musée de Morlaix from Feb 17th 2019
The Morlaix museum is situated in a wing of a former Dominican convent. The collection has two main themes, modern and contemporary painting and traditional arts and crafts.  Open throughout the year but closed on Sundays and Mondays during December
The Yan‘Dargent museum dedicates its collection to the life and work of this painter and illustrator (1824-1899), who was born and buried in the town.
The Regional Contemporary Art Fund (FRAC) is Brittany's largest institution for contemporary art.  Located at 19 avenue André Mussat and open throughout the year, closed on Christmas day, New Years day and 1st May.
Sculpture exhibition at 9 rue du Suet open all year aside from January and Tuesdays.  Admission cost €6.00, €4.50 for students.
Mathurin Méheut was an illustrator, decorator and ceramicist. His illustrated books, filled with elaborate decorative compositions, show the importance of flora and fauna as source of inspiration.  Located at Place du Martray.
The museum of art and history focuses on the history and folk traditions of the region, and also contemporary art.  Located at Cour Francis Renaud, Rue des Lycéens martyrs. 
Potter's museum, a gallery-boutique with contemporary art exhibitions, and a studio where you can see pottery being made and decorated.  Located at 2 rue du Calvaire.  Free guided visits available.  Open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:00 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 17:00 and on Saturd...
Contemporary art gallery based at 38 rue d’Antrain, in the centre of Rennes, near Place Hoche.  Here you’ll find François Morellet (the first artist to exhibit here, from 1986 onwards) Aurelie Nemours, Vera Molnar, Geneviève Asse, Claude Viallat, Jean-Pierre Pincemin, Alain Clément, François...
Le Faouët Museum offers more than 400 works of art, exhibited in rotation and is located at 1 rue de Quimper.
An exhibition about the prehistory, geology and history of Mont Dol in the Exhibition Hall next to the church. Guided tours of the village every day except Monday during July and August.  
This museum helps you discover the true character of the Côtes d'Armor up to the early 20th century. Visit both buildings, one housing temporary exhibitions, And another, whose permanent galleries are dedicated to the history of folk art and tradition, with numerous everyday objects, models, paint...
Exposition - Dinan from Feb 17th 2019
The ‘maison d’artiste de la Grande vigne’, overlooking the port at Dinan, was the home, workplace and inspiration of the painter Yvonne Jean-Haffen (1895-1993), student and friend of Mathurin Méheut At the end of her life, the artist donated to Dinan her home, her collection of over 4000 works (pai...
Seafaring Exhibition - Morlaix from Feb 17th 2019
Painting and graphic art exhibition taking place at Musee De Morlaix, place des Jacobins from 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:00 Monday to Saturday. Admission cost €4.00, family pass €6.10
Exposition - Concarneau from Feb 17th 2019
Exhibitions of artists from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, plus contemporary artists, small furniture and collectables. Open daily 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 19:00.
Kerguéhennec Château - Bignan from Feb 17th 2019
Visitors are free to explore every inch of the place whatever the time of year, including its recently restored interior. The sculpture park is a rarity in France and one of the most significant in Europe. It began life in 1986 as a result of an initiative by the regional arm of the French Ministry...
La Vallée des Saints - Carnoët from Aug 8th 2017 to Dec 31st 2053
Around 1500 years ago, priests and monks arrived from the UK.  In the village of Carnoët, sculptors created giant four-metre high granite statues of saints and placed them on a feudal mound with views stretching out as far as the Monts d'Arrée mountains.  In 2015, there were around fifty s...