Gilbert Portanier is one of the ceramists who contributed to the revival of French ceramics from the 1950s to the present day.
Established in Vallauris since 1948, He is known for its variety of forms that range from the most classical and structured to the most baroque. He is often called «le Magicien des Couleurs».
The creations of
This film, made on the occasion of Gilbert Portanier's 90th birthday, is intended to show the artist at work, capturing moments of inspiration, creation, his thoughts and his choices. Here are some selected extracts
Visit the Gilbert Portanier gallery workshop in Vallauris
Place of poetic inspiration, l’Atelier-Galerie Gilbert Portanier is open to the public during the Summer and by appointment.
It is an exceptional place that retraces the course of the painter-ceramist, where a selection of his works are exhibited.
Address : Gilbert Portanier Gallery – Workshop, 8 Chemin des Potiers, 06220 Vallauris.
Open this year 2023 : from June 19th to September 17th , everyday except Sunday, from 10am to 7pm and by appointment.
Information : +33 06 63 54 80 58