Who are we?

For ten years the Salon du Pastel took placeat Bazouges-la-Perouse. But since 2005 it has been located at Fougères.
In july 2005 an Association was established to organize the exhibition at Fougères.
The Association has additional responsibilities beyond the organisation of the exhibition. These include the setting up of meetings between artists, proposing classes, dialogue and events in partnership with companies, museums or other clubs and associations...

The Association

President : Patrice Bourdin

Secretary : Marie-Claude Bourdin

Treasurer : Sylvie Bazin

Deputy : Jeannine Bourdin

Members of the Steerin Committee : Maryvonne Ledu, Jean-Yves Martin, Colette Roquet and Françoise Toujas.


Excerpt of status

Article 2 : Aim – Means

The aim of the association is to valorise and promote  hard and soft pastel art.

Our means:

  • to participate to pastel exhibitions in France and abroad;participer à des expositions de pastel en France et à l'étranger;
  • to discover new talents;
  • to organise meetings and workshops between pastelists;
  • to propose classes and training courses in France and abroad;
  • to develop partnerships with companies, associations, organisations, museums having the same goal at a national or international level.

The following pastel techniques are not in our scope: pastel techniques using oil, water and wax.


Article 4 : Legal name

The legal name of the association is : Salon du Pastel en Bretagne


Our events take place at Centre Culturel Juliette Drouet, rue Gué Maheu – BP 40145, 35301 Fougères Cedex