Although La Petite Escalère is closed to the public most of the year, it remains a space for creation, research and exchange around art, nature and landscape. Through our publications, website and blog,

you were able to find out about the many events at La Petite Escalère, such as artist residencies, contemporary art installations, open houses, lectures, conferences, concerts, as well as tours and workshops for specific audiences.

Installations / Exhibitions The Rocailles Art School of Biarritz at La Petite Escalère June 5th, 2015
Opening reception of the exhibition « Le jardin des Rocailles » Friday, June 5th 2015, 5PM to 8:30PM, at ... See more
Conversations Unveiling of LPE’s BeehivesDialogue with Pierre Grangé-PraderasOpen Studio : Mélanie Blaison Saturday, May 30th, 2015
A day at the at the cross-road between contemporary art and beekeeping to welcome the bees in the garden. At ... See more
Residencies Mélanie BlaisonVisual Artist Spring 2015
Mélanie Blaison has been selected for LPE’s Spring 2015 Residency, “Around Paper”. The selection committee included María Inés Rodríguez, CAPC ... See more
Le Flocon à la Vague8th Odyssey Le Flocon à la Vague8th Odyssey May 1-10, 2015
During 10 days, a dozen of water specialists will follow the Adour river from Gavarnie to Biarritz in order to discover ... See more
Events Les Rencontres à Lire in Dax April 24-26, 2015
Since 2009, Dax’s literature festival offers a rich and challenging program to a very wide audience — literature lovers or ... See more
Sponsors Château Haut-BaillyHonorary Sponsor April 2015
It is with great honor that we announce the support of the Château Haut-Bailly to LPE’s activities and ... See more
Open Calls Open Call Fall Residency 2015 Fall 2015
On the occasion of the centenary of Roland Barthes (1915-1980), La Petite Escalère offers in September and October 2015 ... See more
Open Calls Open Call for Spring 2015 ResidencyVisual Artists Spring 2015
La Petite Escalère accepts applications for the Spring 2015 residency. This call for applications is open to visual ... See more
Residencies Emmanuel Guy
Art historian and Archaeologist
Fall 2014
Emmanuel Guy was selected for the Fall 2014 residency,he spent 3 weeks at LPE in September and October 2014 dedicated to ... See more
Conversations A Dialogue between Katinka Bock and Marie-Cécile Burnichon Sunday June 29, 2014
A dialogue between Katinka Bock and Marie-Cécile Burnichon around the German artist’s work and her new installation at La Petite Escalère. ... See more