IDEM, the 19th International Biennial of Ceramics of Châteauroux

Friday, July 7th 2017

Châteauroux-Métropole, the museums of Châteauroux and the exhibition curator 

M. Gil Averous, Mayor of the City of Châteauroux, President of the Urban Community Châteauroux-Metropolis
Mme Michèle Naturel, Manager of the Museums of Châteauroux
Mme Stéphanie Le Follic-Hadida, scientific curator

are happy to invite you to the 19th International Biennial of Ceramics of Châteauroux opening on Friday, July 7th 2017 at 6pm.

Day of 7th of July 2017

A bus trip Paris / Châteauroux – Châteauroux / Paris will be set up (55 seats)


9:00 Departure Paris by bus (55 places: artists, institutions, ministry, press, lenders, collectors).
Meet at the metro station Denfert-Rochereau – corner bd. Saint Jacques – bus from the Festimove Company.
Home by Michelle Trotignon, Administrative manager of the Museums of Châteauroux.

12:00-13:30 Arrival in Châteauroux. Buffet and snack under the Cloister of the Cordeliers.

13:30-15:30 Professional discovery of the 19th Interanational Biennial of Ceramics of Châteauroux by artists, lenders, professionals and press.

15:30-17:00 Professional round-table, in the lapidary rooms of the Musée Bertrand, in the presence of the artists:

Patrick Loughran & Stéphane Trois Carrés / Emmanuel Boos & Paul March & Stéphane Bordarier

18:00 Official opening of the exhibitions:

18:00 Exhibition Jean Girel / Jean-Luc Herman at the Musée Bertrand
18:30 Exhibition “Semblables“, Hélène Délépine at the EMBAC (Municipal School of Fine Arts)
19:00 Exhibition at the Couvent des Cordeliers
19:30 Speeches and cocktail

20:30 Departure from the bus to Paris. Arrival at 23:30 pl. Denfert-Rochereau (“made in Berry” snack offered on board by the City of Châteauroux).