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Free tickets to the Bi-Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art

Mortagne-au-Perche, 29th June to 14th July

The 'Forum des Arts 61' Association presents the fourth edition of its Bi-Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art of the Perche, the biggest visual arts event in the Perche.

The Bi-Annual Exhibition features 70 artists and over 1,000 exhibits, shown in prestigious venues in Mortagne (Crypte St. André, St. Francis Monastery, private houses...) in castles and mansions in the Perche (Pontgirard, la Pellonnière, le Tertre, Montligeon, chateau de Mauregard, etc..) as well as the Maison du Parc and the Muséales in Tourouvre.

The heart of this year's event is an exceptional exhibition of works by the French realist painter, Gustave Courbet, at the Carré du Perche.

The Conseil général de l'Orne is giving OrneLink members the chance to win tickets to the Courbet exhibition. The first 15 people to apply will win 2 tickets – valid any time during the 2 weeks that the exhibition is open.

If you would like a chance to win a pair of tickets, simply fill out the online form.

Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis only. Only one application per household. 

For more information about the Bi-Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art, visit their website:

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