The European Artistic Crafts Days
- From 27 March to 31 March
- All public
An exclusive tour of the workshops of le19M’s resident Maisons d’art, followed by a visit to la Galerie and its exhibitions.
1 registration per person only
la Galerie du 19M and the Maisons d'art ateliers
For more details, refer to the practical information.
Since 2002, the European Artistic Crafts Days have become the largest international event to promote greater recognition of the crafts sector. Throughout France and in some twenty European countries, craftsmen and women open the doors to their workshops.
On this occasion, la Galerie du 19M is opening its doors every day for one week to offer two different tours to the workshops of the resident houses and new activities open to the public.
Monday, March 27th
Founded in 1880, Maison Lemarié is one of the last featherwork and florists in the world. The talent of Maison Lemarié also extends to its unique tailoring workshop that creates smocks, pleats, inlays, and very sophisticated ruffles at the request of the biggest names in fashion.
Tuesday, March 28th
Goossens has developed the expertise of a goldsmith and jeweler, first demonstrated in jewelry that plays with the codes of the precious. Since the historical complicity between Robert Goossens and Gabrielle Chanel, the House has also opened up to the world of furniture and design.
Wednesday, March 29th
Atelier Montex has been embroidering since the 1950s, by hand, with Luneville crochet and Cornely machine, for designers and for all the famous names in fashion and Couture. The House constantly seeks out new materials and innovative techniques to express and develop its unique savoir-faire.
Thursday, March 30th
A renowned, coveted, and admired house since 1894, Massaro has a diverse savoir-faire encompassing several arts and artisanal crafts – many of which are not widely known. Each one requires patience, mastery, and experience developed over many years; their discovery is key to understanding the many steps involved in the creation of exceptional shoes.
Friday, March 31st
Lesage has been creating opulent embroidery requiring countless hours of work and exceptional skills for Haute Couture, Ready-to-Wear and accessories since its creation in 1924. The company founded an embroidery school in 1992 that welcomes those who are passionate about embroidery from all over the world.