"Argentina, lands of contrasts" exhibition by La Cité du Vin

Exhibitions - Unavoidable

  • From 12/08/2019 to 17/11/2019


Astonishing, poetical, sometimes even surprising... The glass as we rarely see it, elevated, modified and reinvented by designers and artists.

After Bistro! From Baudelaire to Picasso (2017) and Wine and Music, harmony and dissonance (2018), La Cité du Vin presents Mind-blowing! When art and design take on glass from 15 March to 30 June 2019. In a refined setting, the exhibits are sometimes functional, but more often symbolic or repurposed. Creations from Nicolas Boulard, Achille Castiglioni, Hubert Le Gall, Arik Levy, Jean-Michel Othoniel, Gaetano Pesce, or Philippe Starck rub shoulders with original works from matali crasset and the film-maker Jérôme de Gerlache, created especially for the exhibition. Mind-blowing! has been created by the Foundation for wine culture and civilisations and guest curator Bettina Tschumi.

Services & equipments, comfort

  • Restauration sur place

Key information

Open days

  • From 12/08/2019 to 17/11/2019
  • Access

    • Public transport : Tram B - station La Cité du Vin at 0,5 km
  • Languages

    • Français
    • Anglais
  • Means of payment

    • Carte Bancaire
    • Chèque vacances
    Cheques and postal orders, Cash


Basic price from 6.00€

Complementary information

Temporary exhibition - Full rate 6€

Contact details

La Cité du Vin
150-134 Quai de Bacalan

+33 5 56 16 20 20


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