France is a country of Art that holds many centenary traditional know-how. Having the desire to offer authentic and exclusive experiences to our guests, BREIZ BRIDGES has created a network of talented and passionate Ambassadors.
These privilege partnerships open the doors to:
- Private artistic tours and museum visits
- Artist workshop visit, to discover Artists' universe, exchange about their creations and be initiated to their Art
- Confidential places, that are closely related to local history and Artistic culture
- and much more...
Below are introduced some of our Art & French Know-how, feel free to contact us for any specific demand.
Authentic ART & FRENCH KNOW-HOW Experiences with BREIZ BRIDGES
Our deep knowledge of the destination associated to our network of exceptional Ambassadors guarantee
authentic moments and experiences to discover the treasures of our Regions
Claude Monet House & Garden in Giverny
Our expert guide will walk the traveler through the blooming garden that has been designed by Monet himself, applying his painting skills to gardening.
Crossing the famous Japanese bridge, stroll around the waterlily pond to observe the ever changing reflections on the water surface.
In the house, where Monet lived from 1883 until his death in 1926, discover the studio-sitting-room, Monet's and Alice's bedrooms, the yellow dining-room with its surprising collection of Japanese woodblocks and the kitchen decorated with blue tiles.
Granville, on the path of Christian DIOR
Christian Dior's childhood villa stands on the cliff on Granville, facing the Channel sea. The villa was built in the late 19th century and was bought by the parents of the couturier in 1905.
Though a private visit of Christian DIOR villa, our expert guide will introduce the story of this special place and how it has inspired M. Christian DIOR who was deeply connected to it: "I have most tender and amazed memories... of my childhood home. I would even say that my life and my style owe almost everything to its site and architecture.”
Please contact us for exclusive day trip and/or experiences related to Christian DIOR, in and out of Paris.
Following the path of Paul GAUGUIN in Brittany
Our guide will take you on a tailor-made itinerary, following the path of Paul GAUGUIN. Walk through the alleys of the charming village of Pont Aven, where he created his painting school. Admire its water mills and footbridges stretching across the river. Discover the places that have inspired the Painter at the end of the 19th century, and visit some of the 60 art exhibitions and galeries. Indulge yourself by tasting local sweet pastries, now exported all over the world, in the famous Pont-Aven biscuit factory.
Your guide will also take you to Le Pouldu, beautiful seaside town where GAUGUIN stayed for a while. During a walk, discover the cultural and lighting specificities that have inspired the Painter.
Behind the Scene with Luxury Brands in Paris
An exclusive way of entering confidential places that are closely related to brands' know how or history.
We would be pleased to organize half a day, a full day or even a few days journey through French luxury.
Please contact us for more information.
Paris Art Galleries and Museums, Private visit
Benefit from private guided discovery of Paris museums, out of public hours.
Our expert would be pleased to walk you through independent art galleries and major artistic places of the capital.
Please contact us to talk about your artistic tastes and design the perfect experience ~
Tailor-made Artistic Private Tour in Paris
Antique shop and galleries in the charming and famous Saint-Germain district? Modern and contemporary art galleries in the Marais and Belleville trendy districts? Or perhaps a walk through Paris based on your historical era of choice (Art Nouveau, Haussmannian, Art Deco)? Our network of professional Artistic guides will guide you whatever your tastes.
We would be pleased to hear about your own preferences and design your tailor-made, private Artistic guided tour in Paris.
Honfleur, at the origins of Impressionism
The charming harbour and city of Honfleur has been the privileged destination of numerous painters throughout the 19th century.
These painters are considered as the pioneers of the Impressionist artistic current and have formed the "School of Honfleur" which most famous figure remains Mr Eugène BOUDIN, born in Honfleur. He is the one who initiated Claude MONET to outdoor painting
At the bend of a paved alley, discover the old walled city of the Enclos, the Greniers à Sel, the Lieutenancy, the magnificent wooden church of Saint Catherine and of course the famous Vieux Bassin.
Through a private guided walk, live a journey back in time from Viking invasions to Impressionist painters, from the Hundred Years War and the Great Maritime Epics.
French Know-How, Workshop Private Visit in Paris
A unique chance to meet talented Artists working for the most famous French luxury brands and international palaces: prestigious embroidery workshop, leather-bag designer, glass blowers, are some of the Artists who are opening their doors.
This moment will allow you to discover the workshop and/or artist universe and creations, exchange about their creative process and be initiated to their Art.
Please contact us for more information.
Guided discovery of Saint Ouen incredible market
2000 stores over 70,000 square feet of unique pieces of furniture, clothing and decoration. A unique experience for the treasure-hunt lovers.
Let our expert know about your tastes, vintage or modern, and save time by going straight to the right stores.
Thematic private guided tour, Impressionism
We would be pleased to organize a tailor-made, private thematic itinerary, following the of the impressionists painters. From 3 days up to a week or more, discover a selection of places and museums that are deeply related to this Artistic current in Paris, Normandy and Brittany.
Selected museums and addresses in Paris, inescapable stopovers in Normandy: Claude MONET house & gardens in Giverny, Honfleur, Le Havre where the Impressionist current was officially born in 1872 after MONET painting named "Impression, rising sun". The MUMA Museum, Etretat.
In Brittany, discover the culture and landscapes that have inspired Paul GAUGUIN and Claude MONET: Le Pouldu, Pont-Aven where GAUGUIN created his painting school, Belle-île Island...
The artistic expertise of your personal guide will give you an original approach to this current as well as a deep understanding of its origins.
Le Havre, Post WW2 Modern Reconstruction
In Le Havre, live a fascinating immersion at the heart of WW2 reconstructive work done by the architect PERRET and his team.
A private visit of his shoowroom apartment, filled with vintage furnitures from the 50s, is the best way to understand the leap forward modernity that took place during the Thirty Glorious. The repellent appearance of these new rectilinear buildings was wiped off by the comfort that they were offering.
Reaching Saint-Joseph Church, the imposing 50,000 tons of concrete gives way to a magnificent interior: 13,000 stained-glass windows by Marguerite HURÉ diffuse a soft light on resolutely contemporary furniture. Also worth seeing is Oscar NIEMEYER’S incredible volcano.
A unique architectural heritage to discover during a private visit with our expert guide.
Silk Paper Master
You could discover her delicate Art through an authentic exchange. During a privilege moment with Maryse, at her house, discover her Universe during the visit of her showroom. Be initiated to her delicate Art.
The Brittany “Baccarat”
Located on a tiny beautiful island, this internationally famous glass blower workshop creates unique pieces for Palaces and individuals, all over the world. Its creations can be seen at Le Ritz and Le Meurice, in Paris, but also in Dubaï and Tokyo.
During a private guided visit, discover these meticulous know-how and some masterpieces. Get the chance to try glass blowing.
Marquetry was used to adorn wood objects since the start of Egyptian Antiquity. In the 16th century, the Italians rediscovered marquetry and embellished their furniture thanks to this delicate work on wood. The marquetry reached its apex in the 17th and 18th century, in particular with the Louis XIV and Louis XV styles. The Loire Valley castles abound with magnificent marquetry works.
We invite you to take part in the private visit of a confidential workshop where the artist and his team produces tailor-made, exceptional pieces of Art for international clients. During this privilege and friendly exchange, you will discover ancestral marquetry technics but also breakthrough new applications.
Note: For confidentiality reasons, we cannot show pictures of this workshop work. Please contact us to learn more about this experience and discover some unique creations.
Art cabinetmaking, The luxury of simplicity
For collectors and lovers of contemporary Art, we open the doors of another confidential workshop where several masterpieces of cabinet-making are born in silence.
During a private visit of the workshop and the showroom in the company of the talented Artist, discover his process of creation and magnificent achievements. During a conversation on wood species, Contemporary Art or Jazz, you will understand the complexity of his work, which nevertheless seems so simple and obvious.
Note: For privacy reasons, we are unable to show photos from this workshop. Contact us to find out more about this experience and discover unique creations.
Post WW2 reconstruction, private guided tour
The end of the Second World War led to the reconstruction process of many French cities, especially in Normandy and Brittany. Depending on their assignments and choices, the architects in charge of this huge construction work had two options: rebuilt identically or create something new. In both cases, the reconstruction work induced a leap towards modernity by taking into account comfort and hygienist precepts.
We invite you to explore the fascination theme of the WW2 reconstruction, closely related to Modern architecture, during a private guided tour. Starting in Normandy, you will head to Brittany and explore Saint-Malo. Destroyed at 80%, its reconstruction work started the day after its liberation in August 1944. You will also discover Brest, at the foremost extremity of the European continent.
Contact us to create your tailor-made, private tour.
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