French Riviera Painters Tour

  The south of France is renowned for its numerous interests and among those, to be a land for Artist creativity and inspiration.
Colours are different, mountain and sea are combine, flowers are everywhere at every time.
On the step of the main artist, you’ll be amazed by their work and will discover another way to imagine the south of France. That’s the magic of the Riviera ! Walk on the Step of famous painters like Matisse, Chagall, Renoir and Picasso.

Included / Not included

Included : Knowledgeable english speaking driver and private car service, transport expenses
Not included : any entrance to museums or other activities when touring, driver’s meal, food and beverage, gratuity


Book Now     View brochure

   

Stop 1
Matisse

Stop in Nice. French Riviera Painters tour : Suffering from caugh, Matisse arrived in Nice and, was so amazed by the colors of the city that he stayed there all his life. From the hotel Beau Rivage on the English Walk to his Villa dream in Vence, he had a great productivity in paintings and other pieces of art … see the chapel, the museum and his house. 

Video
Stop 2
Chagall

Stop in Nice. From Vitebsk to Paris and Finally Vence, the Russian Marc Chagall used to paint his Jewish religious history, but over 20 years, the artist fulfilled public and private commissions: st ained-glass windows (in Metz, Reims, Jerusalem, the UN), paintings (Opéra National de Paris, New York Metropolitan Opera), mosaics (Chicago) tapestries (Israeli Parliament) and stage work (for Daphnis et Chloé at the Opéra National de Paris). 

Video
Stop 3
Picasso

Stop in Antibes. Picasso has been the only painter who has represented by himself a whole century of art. There are 3 museums dedicated to his art in France and one of them is in Antibes. From the blue period to the cubism and Guernica, Deluxe Drivers offers you the opportunity to see the work of Picasso.

Video
Stop 4
Renoir

Stop in Cagnes. Renoir is one of the main impressionist painters, influenced by the work of Claude Monet. Recognized by critics as one of the greatest and most independent painter of his period, Renoir was noticed for the harmony of his lines, the brilliance of his color, and the intimate charm of his wide variety of subjects.

 

Deluxe Recommandations

Museum
Mamac

Located in Nice, the Mamac is the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. The artistic program of the museum finds its main structure in the relation between the New European Realism and the American Tendency towards the Art of Assembling and Pop Art.
This possibility to confront certifies the big historical complicity of the two artistic waves. The museum collections point out the work of New Realists, which are here justifying their existence from the Parisian manifest to the assessment exhibition in 1970 in Italy. The New York’s pop artists are present with significant works.

Art Gallery
Maeght Foundation

Located in St Paul de Vence, the indoor and outdoor spaces of the Maeght Foundation link up with each other through the sculpture garden, the courtyards, terraces and patios. The Maeght Foundation is already famous for its architecture and gardens; it is also home to one of Europe’s richest collections of modern and contemporary art. The greenery of its grounds makes the Maeght Foundation the ideal place to discover the great artists of our time.