SKIING IN ARTY STYLE

After weeks of waiting and work, revealing details and images of an extraordinary artistic project like ski resorts have never seen, the cabins of #GrandBorama are online. In black and white, from top to bottom, discover of the new cabins of the Rosay gondola.
 
- Project partner: Mairie du Grand-Bornand / Remontées Mécaniques du Grand-Bornand / Le Grand-Bornand Tourisme
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Concept and drawings: Pierre Amoudry / Texts: Alexis Clément / Production: DOKA Productions
- Photos, videos: Augustin Losserand / Video montage: Patrick Muroni
 
AT LE GRAND-BORNAND,
ART IS DISPLAYED (ALSO) IN THE AIR

 
It’s new... and it’s beautiful! The Rosay gondola, the gateway to the ski area departing from Le Grand-Bornand Village, has been upgraded with the latest cabins (8 identified seats, arranged in a ring all around the edge of the cabin to create a ‘‘lounge’’ effect and make the best use of space, with room for 2 more people at busy times). The new cabins are as comfortable for skiers to use as they are attractive to look at from the outside. Indeed, after the Art Vache trail, the artists and performers who came together under the artistic leadership of local painter Pierre Amoudry set about decorating the cabins. The resort now enjoys a whole new open air art gallery. There are 55 original artworks - one for every cabin - inspired by the resort’s photographic archive. With the help of poems, each one shows users an aspect of Le Grand-Bornand’s unique character...