June 8-12, 2016 Jay Alders is will be a featured guest Surf Artist in Bordeaux, France for the Festival Vagabonde. Alders will be exhibiting a collection of contemporary surf art limited edition signed prints as well as original paintings. Jay Alders will also be doing a live art painting demonstration for the international crowd.
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Surf Art Featured from around the world include:
- Pauline Beugniot ? Painting and Engraving.
- Jay Alders ? Paint.
- Xavier Menard ? Collage.
- Lehoux Bruno ? Sculpture Design.
- Annabelle Joussaume ? Paint.
- Phil Totem ? Sculpture.
- John Van Hamersveld ? Graphic illustration.
- Wilma Johnson ? Paint.
(Google Translation from French to English):
This is a 5 day festival to celebrate the surf culture in all its forms – sculptures, paintings, illustrations, photographs, prints, music and movies.
Artists from all walks of quality and expose more than one hundred works, and many events enliven the festival: a Short-Movies Session (festival of short films), Vagasound(concerts), Surf Camp (Creation a village on the theme of surfing, welfare and environment) of live performances and conferences .
partners startups and associations participate in the event, bringing together the “lifeblood” of surf in the area.
The Vagabond festival is organized by a group of volunteers gathered in association law 1901 non-profit under the Culture name S, to promote the culture of sports including slides surfing, highlighting the culture and concepts of development sustainable related to these practices.
It is also thanks to the participation of several community organizations surfing, art, wellbeing and the environment that Vagabonde is made possible in its current format.
Then visit between 8 and 12 June, at the Halle des Chartrons , for a new edition full of surprises!
And it is THAT ??
Originally the idea germinated to 3 pals surfers, art lovers: Mathieu, Damien and Walter .
And then, as she was good, innovative and sexy, slowly cool and motivated people, friends and strangers, were connected to the project to assist and make it sustainable.
It's been 3 years, there has been that beautiful meetings and exchanges everything-goes, friendships, crazy times, funny and is always there. But there is more and more motivated to send you a taste for the world of surfing and art and this positive energy on the occasion of this unique festival.
Vagabond, you're friends Volunteers: Isa, Xav, Amandine, Celine, Antonie, Jerome, Helen, Mary, Elodie, Lola Stone Isa, Caro, Damien's parents, Merwan, Ludo, Aurélie, Nath, Wilfried, Audrey, Luis, Agathe, Radj, Camille, Ludwig, Pamela ???