is situated in a late 17th century mansion, in the historical town centre of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Arles.
Photographs, paintings, sculptures and objets de désir are displayed in the
unusual salon settings of this atmospheric exhibition space.
Founded by author/curator Julia de Bierre in 2007, the gallery has acquired a solid reputation
for its careful selection of artists both established and emerging and the quality and originality of its
hangings or installations. Exhibitions are mounted either independently
or in collaboration partners
have included the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, (2009)
and Editions Gallimard, France
Galerie Huit is regularly
featured in the regional, national and international press.
The scale of the mansion provides rich
and varied exhibition spaces, including an intimate 18th century
salon with gilded panelling, a spacious
high-ceilinged grande salle with terrazzo floors, an ancient vault,
whitewashed for a contemporary feel and an inner courtyard, ideal