Biot | France
Biot | France

Only ten minutes from Nice, this charming village has been the living place of some of the most highlighted artists and attracts today the creative tourists eager to discover the local culture by participating in creative activities. Twenty artist open their workshop doors, to allow the discovery of their world in Biot’s unique creative experience !

Many important 20th century artists have found inspiration in Biot.  Fernand Léger, one of the most important painters of the 20th century starting his ceramic work in Biot.  Raymond Peynet brought his lovers to life here. Hans Hedberg shook up ideas in the world of ceramics, Torun revolutionized jewelry. Heïdi and Lino Melano created a revolution in mosaics, Denis Brihat made his début as a photographer here, and Eloid Monot created the technique of the famous bubble glass !

For an hour, a day or a week, to learn their craft, share their daily lives, and why not take home a unique piece of their own creation, blow a vase, a glass or a sculpture, transform outdated jewellery, illustrate a children’s story, sculpt metal, trim a bonsai tree…

Creative experiences

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