Fondation Guignard

Events / Calendar

2024-Festival du dessin Arles

From April 20 avril to May 19 2024

Dessin de Bernard Grandgirard ©CREAHM

Vers le site

Checkpoint 2

From 8 February to 23 June 2024 Opening on 7 February 2024

La Ferme des Tilleuls 1020 Renens

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Ecritures en errance

An exhibition organised by Sic12 Aix-en Provence

Opening on 18 January 2024 From 19 January to 16 March 2024 Free admission Tuesday to Saturday, 1pm to 6pm

La Manufacture Gallery Aix-en-Provence

Écritures - Programme.pdf

Website la Manufacture Website Sic12

6th Biennial of Outsider Art - Faces

From 08 december 2023 to 28 april 2024 Curated by Pascal Roman Coordination Pauline Mack

Collection de l'Art Brut 11, avenue des Bergères 1004 Lausanne

Website of the Collection de l'Art Brut

Valérie Masson and Mario Del Curto

From 21 October to 31 December 2023 Open from Wednesday to Sunday, 2.30 pm to 6 pm

Galerie Numaga Rue de l'Etang 4 2013 Colombier Suisse

lumbung brut

From 28 September 2023 to 25 February 2024 Curated by Klaus Mecherlein

29 artists from 9 Swiss studios

Open art museum im Lagerhaus Davidstrasse 44 9000 St. Gallen


J'entends un bruit - Station III

09 and 10 September 2023 at 5pm

By the Atelier Théâtre Insolite / Théâtre de l'Esquisse of the Association autrement-aujourd'hui

Maison de quartier de Chailly Avenue de la Vallonnette 12 1012 Lausanne


To the website

The Beast of war

From 07 September 2023 to 25 February 2024

Naive Art from Ukraine

Open art museum im Lagerhaus Davidstrasse 44 9000 St. Gallen



From 1 September 2023 to 24 March 2024

As part of her solo exhibition "Have Faith", Fribourg artist Stéphanie Baechler presents her collaborative project with CREAHM, a series of embroideries made on a machine from St Gallen.

Musée d’art et d’histoire Fribourg Rue de Morat 12, 1700 Fribourg

To the website

La Kermesse

16th and 17th September 2023

Kermesse at La "S" Grand Atelier Rencheux barracks (Vielsalm)

To the website

Qui suis-je ?

From 05 September to 07 October 2023

Exhibition of recent works by Agilé Gbindoun

Dossier de presse

Site de la galerie

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Photobrut BXL

From November 24, 2022 to March 19, 2023 Four places, eight exhibitions. Brussels

La Fondation Guignard supports the exhibition catalogue.


Inauguration ORGAnUGAMME II

Saturday 5th November 2022 from 2pm to 10pm Ferme des Tilleuls, Renens

Inauguration of the Collossal d'Art Brut from Danielle Jacqui

Exhibition "brut favorits.! feilacher's choice"

From September 30, 2022 to March 3, 2023 Museum Gugging, Vienna

La Fondation Guignard supports the publication of the exhibition catalog.

To the website

Art Brut et bande dessinée

Exhibition from 16 September 2022 to 26 February 2023

The Collection de l'Art Brut in Lausanne presents "Art Brut et bande dessinée". This exhibition, curated by Erwin Dejasse, includes works by Jean Leclerq donated to the Collection de l'Art Brut by the "S" Grand Atelier as part of the Outsider Art Prize of the Guignard Foundation in 2021.

Link to the exhibition

To be discovered on this occasion, the exhibition catalogue

Karl Beaudelere exhibition Autoportraits au miroir

From June 10th to October 30th 2022.

La Collection de l'Art Brut, in Lausanne, presents "Autoportraits au miroir", an exhibition about Karl Beaudelere, laureate of the Outsider Art prize of the Guignard Foundation in 2021.

To discover on this occasion, the mongraphy "Karl Beaudelere : visages atomisés", published by Cahiers dessinés, as well as a film directed by Philippe Lespinasse.

Fictions Modestes et Réalités Augmentées

The MIAM, in Sète, presents from February 17th to September 18th 2022 its new exhibition.

Fictions Modestes & Réalités Augmentées recounts the artistic and human adventure led by la "S" grand atelier, in Vielsalm. Dossier de presse.pdf

The Guignard foundation sustains the catalog to be published in April 2022.

Reopening of the MIAM, Sète

The MIAM presents two exhibitions from June 4th 2021 to January 9th 2022. Forever MIAM : 20 ans d'expositions Psyché-Délices : expériences visionnaires en France. Forever Miam.pdf

The Guignard Foundation is invited. It supports the forthcoming catalogue published for the exhibition "Fictions modestes & réalités augmentées" which will take place in 2022.

Finishing Pierre Aebischer's exhibition

In music with the Magic BeBop Sunday 23rd May at 5 pm. Ferme des Tilleuls 1020 Renens

Jean-Hippolyte Guignard Prize awards 2020 and 2021

Because of the current public-health situation, the prize-giving ceremony for the 2020 award has been postponed until 2021, when it will take place concurrently with the 2021 award ceremony on the occasion of the vernissage of the exhibition of Pierre Aebischer’s monumental work.

The 2020 prize is awarded to Pierre Aebischer and to the “S” Grand Atelier, in Vielsalm, Belgium. The 2021 prize is awarded to Karl Beaudelere and to the “S” Grand Atelier, Vielsalm, Belgium.

Thursday 6 May 2021, at 18h30

La Ferme des Tilleuls (The Tilleuls Farm) Rue de Lausanne 52 1020 Renens

©Matthieu Gafsou

Pierre Aebischer Exhibition

From 6 to 23 May 2021. Barn of the Tilleuls Farm in Renens. Vernissage: Thursday 6 May 2021 at 18h30 (time to be confirmed). Closing reception to the music of Magic BeBop, 23 May 2021

©Matthieu Gafsou

Big City Life Exhibition

From 13 February to 20 June 2021 at the Cartoon Museum Basel

The FranDisco project, developed and supported by the “S” Grand Atelier, is to take part in the Big City Life Exhibition. The Guignard Foundation will be supporting the residencies of the artists Marcel Schmitz and Thierry van Hasselt at the Exhibition. PDF

Jean-Hippolyte Guignard Exhibition

From 1 December 2020 to 2 May 2021 Château de Nyon. Every day except Mondays, from 14h00 to 17h00.