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L’garden art renaît at the Grand Palais from May 31 to June 3, 2013 

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Tables Végérate

The art of the garden renat at the Grand PalaisForty « Plant paintings » will be designed by Thierry Huau, – landscape architect, urban planner and ethnobotanist recognized winner of numerous awards and competitions.

From exceptional plants produced and supplied by over fifty guests from all over the nursery’Europe: France, Germany, Belgium, Holland and Italy.

These tables’a 40m2 approximately, will be composed on such diverse topics that’a jungle, a Mediterranean garden, an impressionist garden, a flower meadow, a Japanese garden, etc., all of’magical universe that punctuate the career of this great park.


The gardens

The Gardens will be installed in the central area, under the dome of the Grand Palais, on plots ranging from 50 to 300 m2, with’initiative of their sponsors who will design and’management.

Among them,

Truffaut, will present a vintage garden, which s’extend over 300 m2.

Jean-Michel Wilmotte we will discover a mineral garden: the « Grey Garden ».

At’Like many fashion houses who presented their collections at the Grand Palais, c’is a « peacocks parade » we will invite Animalis.

The animations

Various conferences and events will be part of the eclectic program of the event and will be held in specially equipped sites.

The Picnic attitude, a large lawn of 1000 m2 for an invitation to a picnic lunch and dinner in an atmosphere National 7, directed by David Jeannerot, artistic director of L’Art of the Garden. This space will house exhibitors whose’activity is related to the theme of the picnic.

The National Society’Horticulture France (SNHF) offer fun and educational activities, the theme knowledge, knowledge and know-how

The Conservatory of Specialized Vegetable Collections (CCVS), whose primary role is to’ensure the preservation of horticultural and botanical heritage, will present exceptional collections.

Pommery champagnes will present a spectacular cabin created by Ghislain André, La Cabane Perchée.

Practical information on’Art Garden at the Grand Palais

Dates: Thursday, May 30 to Monday, June 3, 2013The art of the garden renat at the Grand Palais

  • Thursday, May 30: press and professional day (by invitation) from 11:00 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Opening reception: from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. (by invitation)

Opening hours:

  • Friday, May 31: from 11:00 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 1st June: 11:00 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 2: from 10:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Monday, June 3: from 10:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Personalized service professionals:

  • Friday, May 31: from 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 1st June: 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.
  • Monday, June 3: from 10:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Grand Palais:

  • Paris 8th Avenue Winston Churchill


  • 18 euros
  • discount 14 euros for online pre (before May 10)
  • Free for children – 12 years
  • Free for visitors bearing a name of flower or plant (Iris, Rose, Olivier…)
  • Free for students of schools’horticulture and landscape (advance registration)