The success of an event such as Rêves d'automne, Festival of Painting, is directly linked to the generosity of its partners and their vision of a quality regional and cultural development. We want to extend warm thanks to everyone who contributed to make this 2011 edition of Rêves d'automne, Festival of Painting possible. Thank you!
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A COLORFUL CELEBRATION OF ART
Rêves d'automne, Festival of Painting highlights talented artists and the natural charms of the magnificent Charlevoix region. Through a varied program that includes exhibitions, evening performances and gourmet delights, you'll discover works created by artists from the region and elsewhere, all in the enchanting setting of autumn's brilliant hues.
This celebration of painting was made possible thanks to the ongoing dedication and commitment of the event organizers and volunteers. Through their know-how and enthusiasm, this event has become a major tourist attraction, producing substantial returns for the entire region.
Enjoy the festival!
Baie-Saint-Paul is well-known as an artists' paradise. For over 20 years now, Rêves d'automne, Festival of Painting has been making the Charlevoix region vibrate to the rhythms of representational painting.
From September 23th till October 2nd, 2011, some of the best painters will rendezvous here to dazzle us with their talent. Proud partner of the region's tourist and economic development, the Casino de Charlevoix is pleased to take part in these ten days of activities, whose consequences benefit the whole community.
On behalf of the Casino de Charlevoix team, I wish to stress the excellent work accomplished by the organizing committee as well as by the dedicated volunteers who each year ensure the success of Rêves d'automne, Festival of Painting. I also extend my thanks to the different partners who, like the Casino, contribute to the development and support of this impressive event
My best wishes for a good festival go out to the entire Charlevoix population as well as to the many art lovers who will be visiting our magnificent region for the occasion!