Usefull Information

Publication

Catalog
CD-ROM

Information

Exhibition site
Information
Opening times
Admission
How to reach the Cité Internationale

Guided Tours

Private
Groups
School visits

Courses

Courses in Contempory Art

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Catalog

Publishers: Réunion des Musées Nationaux (RMN) / Biennale de Lyon
Distribution : national and international commercial network, RMN outlets, Le Seuil; and for sale at the Biennale.
Bilingual edition (French and English)

The shop sells posters, prints and objects of art. Open every day except Mondays from noon to 7.00 p.m. until 10.00 p.m on Fridays.


CD-ROM

Biennale de Lyon , 1995-1996
Producers: Réunion des Musées Nationaux (RMN)
Scenario: Jean-Louis Boissier
Distribution: the RMN nationwide bookshop network and Le Seuil, as well as specialized bookshops and sale at the Biennale


Exhibition site

Musée d'art contemporain,
Palais des Congrès - The Cité Internationale
Quai Charles de Gaulle,
69006 Lyon, France.


Information

Phone : + 33 72 07 41 41
Via the French minitel dial : 36 15 lyon biennale (2,33 frf/min), and 36 15 CNAP (1,26 frf/min).


Opening times

Every day except Mondays from the 20th of December 1995 to the 18th of February 1996 from noon to 7.00 p.m. Late night opening every friday until 10 p.m.


Admission

Reservation obligatory.
Full price : 40 frf
reduced price : 30 frf (students, unemployed, senior citizens and groups of more than 10 people, subscribers to the Maison de la Danse and the Institut Lumière) with proof of status
Free entry for all under 18
Permanent admission card : 70 frf, free access throughout the duration of the Biennial


How to reach the Cité Internationale

In Lyon's 6th district, the Cité Internationale is bordered by the left bank of the Rhône, the Parc de la Tête d'Or
and the Winston Churchill and Raymond Poincaré bridges.
You can get to the site :
- by bus : route 4, (Jean Macé : the Cité Internationale). Frequency : every 10 minutes.
- by car : car park at the Cité Internationale


Private

Wednesdays, saturdays and Sundays 3.00 p.m. starting from the Palais des Congrès ; for young people (recommanded age : from 8 to 12); separate guided tours for adults. 5.00 p.m. from the Musée d'art contemporain : private guided tour (adults).

On Fridays 7.00 p.m. starting at the Musée d'art contemporain and the palais des Congrès : private guided tour for adults. Duration of visit : 90 minutes. Registration : at reception 15 minutes before the start of each visit at the Palais des Congrès or the Musée d'art contemporain.


Groups

Groups (maximum 20 people, reservation obligatory) : guided tours by appointment every day except Monday. Price (in addition to reduced price adminission tickets or permanent visitor cards) : 90 minutes : 500 frf - 3 hours : 900 frf - cycle of 3x90 minutes : 1.250 frf. For further information call Pascale Dulcaux on (+ 33) 72.40.26.26.


School visits

(guided tour reservation obligatory) Thematic visits by appointment from Tuesday to Friday from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. Prices and duration of visits : - infant classes (15 children) 1 hour : 200 frf - age group 6.9 (15 children) 90 minutes : 250 frf - age group 10.11 (25 children) 2 hours : 350 frf - secondary schools (25 children) 2 hours : 350 frf - 3 hours : 450 frf - cycle : 3x2 hours : 900 frf. Groups will only be accepted with a sufficient number of supervisory teachers. For further information call Pascale Duclaux on (33) 72.40.26.26.


Courses in Contempory Art

Several courses are available for adults wishing to develop or widen their knowledge : 2 days course : Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th of January from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. 1 to 3 days courses as required for groups, associations and training organisations. Commented discussion of the works on show, historical and theorical indicators, bibliographical and documentary information. These courses can be approved as vocational training courses. For further information contact Marie Josée Bourrial, Association La Veduta, 1 rue Dominique Villars, 38000 Grenoble, phone : (+ 33) 76.42.59.46.


Date de dernière modification : 1996-01-25