FAMILY FESTIVAL 2023

Family activities
Date
From 17.06.2023 to 18.06.2023
Place
The Jardin D'acclimatation and The Fondation Louis Vuitton
Hours
10h- 18h

The Fondation Louis Vuitton, in partnership with the Jardin d’Acclimatation amusement park, is pleased to announce the third Family Festival! During this weekend of creativity and fun, the Fondation, the Frank Gehry building, the Basquiat x Warhol. Painting Four Hands exhibition and the Jardin become a playground for children and their families. Concerts, art workshops, live shows, hip-hop dance, storytelling walks and sports – a thousand ways to play, experiment, explore, try and taste new things.

 

Young and old alike are invited to learn about the Fondation building and see the Basquiat x Warhol. Painting Four Hands exhibition. On the terraces or in the Jardin, at the Auditorium or in the Galleries, hand-in-hand with your children, enjoy a wide variety of family-friendly activities. Spend a joyful day of surprises and delights with poetic shows like “Le petit B” created by choreographer Marion Muzac, outdoor hip-hop dance classes, a collaborative fresco with artist BAULT ending with music from Chassol in the Auditorium! Toddlers, too, have special activities reserved just for them: the “Jeu-minots” workshop offered by artist Claude Como, creative games from artist-illustrator Élisa Géhin, baby tours, live shows and a relaxation area.

 

There will be food trucks, too, for the whole family to enjoy: Pizza del Popolo and La Cantine du Marché. 

ADMISSION

Child: 8 euros for one day

Adult: 18 euros for one day

Family admission: 2 adults + 4 children: €46

 

Tickets are good for one full day of access to all Festival activities as well as the Fondation exhibition and the Jardin d’Acclimatation amusement park.

THE PROGRAMME

INFANTS TO 2 YEARS

“JEU MINOTS” WORKSHOP

CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP - FONDATION

Saturday and Sunday 10:15 am, 11:15 am, 12:15 am, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm, 4:15 pm, 5:15 pm.

Discover the tufted wool universe of artist Claude Como! Play with the sun as you explore nature, discover tiny countries as you travel through vast landscapes...

A Mille Formes Production, City of Clermont-Ferrand

mille formes, Clermont-Ferrand.

INFANTS TO 2 YEARS

“IT DOESN’T STAND UP” WORKSHOP

OBSERVATORY - FONDATION

Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 am, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm

Bodies like mountains, to be assembled and deconstructed... Around a repertoire of screen-printed foam shapes created by Elisa Géhin, babies and parents play at ground level!

A Mille Formes Production, City of Clermont-Ferrand

4 TO 12 YEARS

"CROWN" WORKSHOP

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

It all starts by looking at our surroundings – nature and all the shapes, colours and textures found there. This workshop, “La Fabrique de la Nature” or “Nature’s Factory,” is designed and led by designer Flora Koel, who encourages participants to explore, craft, experiment, handle and test the natural materials found in the Jardin d’Acclimatation. With a few simple tools and easy assembly techniques, children turn things found in nature into their crown, a tribute to Jean-Michel Basquiat.

© Flora Koël

4 TO 12 YEARS

“TEN FINGERS” WORKSHOP

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday continuously from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 6pm

Like Basquiat and Warhol, join forces to create your own self-portrait. The workshop, designed by artist and illustrator Mélanie Alpach, invites you to compose a creation using emblematic elements from the works of both artists, and leave with a personal, colorful work of art!

© Mélanie Alpach

6 TO 12 YEARS

“THE MINI FACTORY” WORKSHOP

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday continuously from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 6pm

Like Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol at the Factory, children experiment with the techniques used by the two artists and compose a unique creation with the funny characters of the artist BAULT!

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

4 TO 12 YEARS

SCREEN-PRINTING

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday continuously from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 6pm

By using the characters of the Family Festival, children learn how to screen-print and then practice this new skill by creating their own Festival poster!

© Sylvain Bachelot

FAMILIES

“WINDMILL”

WEST TERRACE – FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday continuously from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 6pm

A workshop to discover the different materials used in the Frank Gehry-designed building: stone, ductal concrete, wood, steel and glass. Look up at the glass sails and play with the wind!

TOURS

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

3 TO 5 YEARS

MUSICAL SHORT TOURS by CHASSOL

GALLERIES - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday at 3:30, 4:30, 5:30 pm

With pianist and composer CHASSOL, take a musical dive into the world of artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. In Gallery 4, inspired by the places and works surrounding him and alone at the piano, the musician will improvise and talk with the audience. 

© Flavien Prioreau

INFANTS TO 2 YEARS

“DOWNTOWN BABIES” BABY TOUR

EXHIBITION - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday every hour from 10am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 5:30pm

How should you start getting babies interested in art? Gently and by using the senses, with the help of our Cultural Guide! Enjoy a warm, personal moment among the works created by the four hands of artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. 

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

2 TO 5 YEARS

“Two Heads, Four Hands” Storytelling Tour

EXHIBITION - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday every hour from 10am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 5:30pm

Children and parents follow Jean-Michel and Andy through the New York City of the 1980s and explore their world filled with crocodiles, African masks, logos, bananas, crowns and many more fascinating forms. With help from a Cultural Guide, children have fun learning to interpret and understand the works in the Basquiat x Warhol. Painting Four Hands exhibition!

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

6 YEARS AND UP

“AT THE HEART OF THE EMOTIONS” CONTEMPLATIVE TOUR

EXHIBITION - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday every hour from 10am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 5:30pm

This child-friendly sensory experience offers an energetic, enlightening and joyful adventure in the Basquiat x Warhol: Painting 4 Hands exhibition! A Fondation Cultural Guide and a meditation instructor encourage introspection, reflection and observation to fully experience the monumental works jointly produced by artists Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol.

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

FAMILIES

FUN SHORT TOURS

EXHIBITION - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

A Cultural Guide leads you through the Basquiat x Warhol. Painting 4 Hands exhibition so that families can joyfully, playfully discover of a selection of works by the two artists, some of the largest – and sometimes most surprising – they ever made.

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

ABOUT THE ARCHITECTURE

2 TO 5 YEARS

STORYTELLING TOUR: “ÉTONNANT BÂTIMENT” (“AMAZING BUILDING”)

TERRACES - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday every hour from 10am to 1:30pm and from 2pm to 6pm

Through nursery rhymes and children’s tales (in French), families can follow the adventures of a little falcon flying over the Fondation in search of the building’s amazing secrets.

Travel with him through history to meet the natural elements that inhabit this place – wind, seeds, sun, water – that will help you unravel the mysteries of this enchanted architecture.

© Fondation Louis Vuitton / Jules Hidrot

3 TO 5 YEARS

FAMILY GAMES “Search and Find...”

WEST TERRACE - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday continuously from 10am to 1pm and from 2pm to 6pm

Using a deck of special cards, discover the secrets and hidden objects in the work Where the Slaves Live by Adrian Villar Rojas. This work, a true living object, is a path to exploring the themes of ecology and relationships with nature.

© Adrian Villar Rojas Photo : Fondation Louis Vuitton / Martin Argyroglo

FAMILIES

ARCHITECTURE SHORT TOURS

TERRACES - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday and Sunday every 30 minutes from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Learn about equilibrium and space, dynamic forces and tensions, colours and clarity, solid and see-through as you uncover the secrets of Frank Gehry’s architecture!

LIVE SHOWS AND CONCERTS

6 MONTHS AND UP

LE PETIT B – Marion Muzac

AUDITORIUM - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday at 10:15am, 11:30am and 12:45pm. Sunday at 10:15 am and 11:30 am.

A duo of dancers immersed in a moving scenography, singer Johanna Luz and musician Vincent Barrau and the hypnotic, enchanting musical universe of Ravel's Bolero: Le Petit B is a truly sensory experience!

©Frédéric Iovino

6 TO 12 YEARS

TYPOTYPEX - CHAMBERLAIN

AUDITORIUM - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Saturday at 2pm, 3:30pm and 5pm. Sunday at 12:45pm and 2pm.

TypoTypex is a graphic and poetic journey through the letters of Arthur Rimbaud's poem Voyelles ("Vowels"). Part concerto, part projection drawing, this show by pianist and composer Mathieu Harlaut aka Chamberlain, accompanied by Studio Chevalvert for illustration, questions words in music.

Staged by Sophie Cusset.

© Typo Typex

FAMILIES

CONCERT – THE TRAILBLAZERS

Departure from Terrasse Ouest towards Miroir Vert

Saturday at 12:30 pm.

The Trailblazers, a group of young adults from Aulnays, began learning music in 2015 when its members were still very young, with professional musicians Bruno Wilhelm and Chloé Denis. For 8 years now, after some 80 concerts, a trip to New Orleans and multiple training courses with Orléans-based masters, this Brass Band has been revisiting the "classics" of the second-line funk repertoire with a breath of fresh air and extraordinary energy.

6 TO 12 YEARS

CONCERT – CHASSOL

Sunday at 5 p.m.

AUDITORIUM - FONDATION LOUIS VUITTON

Composer and pianist CHASSOL presents a selection of pieces taken from his “Ultrascores,” musical trips to the United States with Nola Chérie, to India with Indiamore, to Martinique with Big Sun and to Japan, with his latest work, Ludi, freely inspired by Hermann Hesse’s The Glass Bead Game. He will also play his new piece, “CHASSOL plays BASQUIAT,” accompanied by his dazzling drummer.

© Flavien Prioreau

IN MOTION

Parents & children

Hip Hop dance class

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday at 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm

This workshop invites children and parents to discover urban dance through sharing and games. Working in pairs, parents and their children explore notions of coordination, movement in space, relationships with others and balance. Between dynamic and calm moments, this workshop offers a time for complicity and sharing with your child. On the programme: dance movements, understanding rhythm, listening to music...

6 TO 12 YEARS

CLIMBING

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm.

An 8-metre climbing boulder is available all day for children to enjoy. During the Festival, everyone will have a chance to learn about this sport at their own pace!

4 TO 12 YEARS

ACROYOGA

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday at 10:15am, 11:15am and 12:15pm.

Mélanie Lo offers families a joyful and gentle introduction to acroyoga. This practice is central to three traditions – yoga, acrobatics and Thai massage – and involves being in pairs, one parent and one child, to perform various balancing postures that develop strength and self-confidence.

Families

DJ SET - ADLANE

GREEN MIROIR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

1.30PM, 2.30PM, 3.30PM, 4.30PM, 5.30PM

A resident DJ at rap parties in previous years, Adlane's sets mix references to French and American rap with house, disco, funk and R&B classics. His sunny, danceable mixes can be enjoyed day or night, and are sure to get young and old alike up on their feet!

© ADLANE

SPECIAL

FAMILIES

COLLABORATIVE FRESCO WITH BAULT

ON THE GREEN MIRROR - JARDIN D'ACCLIMATATION

Saturday and Sunday, 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm.

Throughout the weekend, kids can work on a collaborative, monumental fresco designed by urban artist BAULT, to discover behind the stage on the Green Mirror.

Le MUR Dijon, 2018

THE FOOD TRUCKS

Saturday and Sunday non-stop from 10am to 6pm.

For children, the refreshment area offers a selection of organic and artisanal products: juices, syrups and lemonades, sweet crepes, pastries from Bake, fruit gourds, sweets...

And for the adults, organic beer from Deck & Donohue, artisan coffee from Beans on Fire and vegetarian bowls from Marmites Volantes.

Pizza del Popolo : the foodtruck that brings the Naples pizza experience to Paris. Everything is done to reproduce the flavours of southern Italy: fresh ingredients selected with the greatest care, dough made with flour from the Caputo mills kneaded with leaven, and above all the wood-fired oven, also from Italy.

El Camion : This foodtruck, named best foodtruck in France, offers authentic, traditional Mexican cuisine, including the essential burrito, a wheat tortilla filled with the ingredients of your choice, and a children's version for the occasion.

La Tropicale Glacier : this family-run business designs and bakes 100% homemade ice creams, using fresh seasonal fruit. Conceived for its unusual recipes, La Tropicale offers original flavors, working to educate people about the taste of ingredients. This weekend's menu includes fleur de lait ice cream, mango keesar sorbet, passion raspberry sorbet...

La Cantine du Marché : is a convivial village concept dedicated to eating well. The selected restaurateurs favor short circuits and healthy, organic products.

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