Exhibition 2017 of the Contemporary Art Center : Opiums?

The collection of the Auberive Abbey is essentially centered on the human, its complexity, its animality, its joys and vicissitudes. It also reveals a part of this search for the inexplicable, the dream, the mystic, surrealism, the need to give a name to these aspirations, to believe. (…) Man abhors emptiness. When he chases a religion, a philosophy or a belief it is to replace it with another … Believe, isn’t the definitive opium? (African and Asian Art, European Religious Art, Mao Propaganda Art, Contemporary Art)

OPENING HOURS (from June to 1st October)

Auberive Abbey is open on Tuesday from 2pm to 6.30pm and from Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 12.30am and from 2pm to 6.30pm. // Attention: Auberive abbey will be close on Saturday 19th August at 5:30pm and reopen on Sunday, 20 August at 2pm.

New in the shop: balls and woolen articles of alpaca (Breeding of Alpacas of Orival)

All balls and articles, exclusively to the shop of abbey, arise from wool of the Alpacas of Orival (alpacas Huacaya and Suri). These alpagas are bred by Sophie Hervieu to Lamargelle aux Bois (Haute-Marne). This wool possesses a fiber of an exceptional sweetness. It is hypoallergenic, light, resistant, etc. There are at the alpaca about twenty natural tints going from the white to the black, white, grey, brown,  …

Plastic Art workshops (in French)

Plastic Art workshops, for children from 6 to 12 years old, will be on Wednesday 12th and 26th July and on Wednesday 9th and 23rd August 2017 from 3pm to 5.30pm. For more information, read to the tab ‘plastic art workshops’.

Jazz concert with Quadratone: on Saturday, 26th August at 6:30 pm

With Jean-Paul Thierion (guitar), Marc Simonnot (guitar), Antoine Di Constanzo (saxophone), Michel Radel (bass) and David Marion (battery).
The Universe of Quadratone rests on compositions among which each describes a new musical adventure or explores a sound landscape to part. Of this fact the colors of their music are multiple. They are similar to several crossed styles, to the borders of the jazz, the rock, the world music or the other sound universes which leave the beautiful part in the improvisation and in the energy of the musicians.

Concert ” Les Grandes Gueules A Capella croquent Henri Salvador “: on Saturday, 9yh September at 6:30 pm

With Victoria Rummler (soprano), Marie Foessel (mezzo-soprano), David Richard (bass), Bruno Lecossois (tenor).
This group of Vocal Jazz a capella will revisit the directory except(off) Henri Salvador’s standard.

New Book : Porcelains and objects of Mao propaganda

Bilingual book (French/English) on porcelains and objets of Mao propaganda belonging to the Auberive Abbey collection. Through the richly illustrated book, the main themes are The cult of Mao, the Cultural Revolution, revolutionary heroes and models operas.