Pastelist(s) friends,

The municipality of Saint-Léonard and «Pastel d'Opale» association are pleased to announce the 4th edition of the International Biennial «Pastel d'Opale».

The event will take place from 7th to march 22nd 2020, in the «Forum des Loisirs» of Saint-léonard (62360), avenue des Anciens combattants.

American artist, Brian Bailey, is the guest of honor.

80 artists have been selected.
199 pastels will be presented to the public.

Candidates shall be selected on the basis of photographs of works.

The exhibition space is pretty vast, but in order to represent your paintings the best way, and as in previous years., we decided to limit the number of paintings to 200/250.

During the sixteen days of the event, demonstrations and trainings will be organized. Entertainment will be offered to the public.

Coinciding with the biennial, members of the «Pastel d'Opale» association will exhibit the work of the year in the premises of Saint Léonard’s city hall, nearby the exhibition place.

Regards !

Françoise Guillaume

President of the «Pastel d'Opale» association