Welcome

To our culture centre+ artist residency. EAC Les Thermes is situated in the heart of the spa area of Bourbonne. The building is surrounded by underground springs and creeks of healing waters. Those were already known to the Romans and the Gauls before them, who had created a cult around the water spirits Damona and…

News

The second resident artist of the year is Ton Zwerver from Holland. https://www.tonzwerver.nl He will be working here from August 31th to October 6th. His Exhibition is called „Questions & Notations“ and starts at the opening on September 5th, 19h. He will be transforming his installations during the opening hours, in the presence of the…

Bourbonne-les-Bains

Champagne-Ardenne, France, is a bathing town. Life center is the thermal bath, managed by ̈Valvital ̈ and belonging to the municipality. The healing powers of the waters of Bourbonne were known to the Romans and the Gauls before them, who had created a cult around the goddess Damona and the god Borvo. Hotels, clubs and streets are…

Residency

Espace d’Art Contemporain Les Thermes+   résidences d’artistes  4, Place des Bains, 52400 Bourbonne-les-Bains, France  Contact: eaclesthermes@outlook.com or by facebook.  How to reach:  Nearest airports : Basel and then by train to Vesoul. Paris and then by train to Chaumont. Where you’ll be taken by car to Bourbonne-les-Bains.  Applications:   All year. Receipt of your application will be acknowledged within 3 or 4 days, but the final decision about collaboration…

Exhibitions

Resident artists can show in juried and curated exhibitions, mixing  with artists from the region, if possible also in exchange with locals. ( Curated by  D.B.A. , being counselled by more experienced artists/curators. ) Linked to the expo space at 4, Place des Bains,  Bourbonne- les -Bains, there can be created associated projects,  developed around sites of extraordinary character, in landscape or in buildings.  Upcoming exhibition:…

Artists

2020 Artists in Residency : Varda Getzow was the first resident artist of the year. Because of covid 19 everything had and has to be rescheduled different times. Her work for the Art Space is called “ Le Soleil Brillait, L’Acacia Fleurissait“ . Those words are pieces of a poem written by Haim Nahman Bialik,…