Volunteers Wanted for Art Work on D-Day Beach in Normandy

Volunteers Wanted for Art Work on D-Day Beach in Normandy

Two British based sculptors are looking for volunteers to take part in creating an art work on a D-Day beach in Normandy in September. They want to create 9,000 sand drawings on the beach at Arromanches to represent each man who died … [Read more...]

British Ambassador attends Normandy Impressionism Festival Grand Opening

Impressionism Festival

The British ambassador to France, Sir Peter Ricketts, was among the group of dignitaries that attended the official opening of the Normandy Impressionism Festival at the weekend. He attended the event at the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Rouen … [Read more...]

Disappointment as Hollande ‘Snubs’ Normandy Festival

Monet Bridge scene

French President François Hollande has apparently pulled out of opening the Normandy Impressionism festival this weekend after anti gay marriage protestors said they would stage a demonstration outside the Beaux Arts Museum in … [Read more...]