A.I.R. Vallauris

Located in the heart of the old town Vallauris, A.I.R. Vallauris, (Artists in Residence) a non-profit association welcomes artists from around the world to its lodgings and studios to meet with local artists and to research and create new works in a unique setting. In its 13th residency season, A.I.R. Vallauris has welcomed nearly 200 international artists since its conception in 2001.

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RETROSPECTIVE 2013 is an exhibition of works created in residence by 21 artists from 8 different countries across the six residency phases. All works on display have been created in residency in Vallauris. The artists have used a variety of techniques and materials to create their works. The exhibition, which has been on since the 8th of February, remains open to public. in our gallery 'Aqui Siam Ben', Place Lisnard, Vallauris.


European Ceramic Context 2014 forms part of a biennial symposium for European contemporary glass and ceramics on the island of Bornholm in Denmark. The exhibition categories are Ceramic Art and New Talent. Dale Dorosh is the French Commissioner for this show. French ceramic artists were invited to submit their applications in January earlier this year.


2014 Residency Season:
Sunday May 4th, 2014

Artists in Residence 2014

A.I.R. Vallauris is pleased to host the artists Mariann BAN (Hungary), Ekta NADEAU (Canada) and Shiho TAKAHASHI (Japan). The artists will be in residence until the 9th May during which time they will create works which will be exhibited at the end of their residency. The exhibition opening is scheduled for 3rd May.