“Des Racines et des Ailes” at the Ateliers de la Chapelle

The last issue of the series “Terroirs d’excellence en France” of the programme Des Racines et Des Ailes honours the heritage and know-how of our region of Pays-de-la-Loire. In this context, our workshops were lucky enough to welcome Léni Mérat’s film crew during the spectacular arrival of the furniture of the Salon Louis XV of […]

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The Treasure of Orleans Cathedral visible again

Confessionnal et vitrine du Trésor de la cathédrale d'Orléans - Ateliers de la Chapelle

Since the early 2000s, the Sainte-Croix d’Orléans Cathedral has benefited from a major restoration and enhancement campaign led by the DRAC Centre-Val-de-Loire. A new crucial stage is completed with the restoration of the Saint-Louis Chapel, which now houses part of the Cathedral’s Treasury. Our workshops are happy to have participated in this project which included […]

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B-Evolution

B-Evolution-Ateliers de la Chapelle

A superb project entitled B-EVOLUTION now adorns the reception area of our workshops. This woodwork is the work of our talented apprentice Martin Rétif, who has just graduated at the top of his class in BTMS – design and production of contemporary furniture.

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Saw in the press

Vu dans la presse juin 2020 - Ateliers de la Chapelle

This month, our workshops have received a nice media recognition through two publications: Barnes Magazine and Architecture & Innovation.

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Restart of our activity !

Les Ateliers de la Chapelle - Reprise de l'activité - Mai 2020

After a period of closure of our workshops due to the Covid19 pandemic, we are pleased to inform you of the restart of our activity. All measures have been put in place to ensure the health of our employees, customers and partners. We remain at your entire disposal for any questions and/or projects.

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Making a life-size statue of the patron saint of Bordeaux Saint-Seurin

ADLC-Statue de Saint-Seurin-Bordeaux

An original order for the basilica Saint-Seurin of Bordeaux : the sculpture of a 1.70m high lime tree wooden statue based on a stone statue preserved at the Musée d’Aquitaine.   Wood préparation     Face modelling         Nearly 400 hours of work were required to carve this figure of Saint-Seurin entirely […]

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Giacometti Institute: the restoration of Paul Follot’s sets

Vue de l’exposition L’Atelier d’Alberto Giacometti vu par Jean Genet, Institut Giacometti, 2018 ©Succession Giacometti (Fondation Giacometti, Paris et ADAGP, Paris)

The Giacometti Institute opened its doors in Paul Follot’s former mansion house. On this occasion, our Workshops restored the three main rooms of the private mansion as well as the alcove where Paul Follot, architect and decorator, master of art deco, worked.           Above from left to right: Entrance – Dining […]

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European Heritage Days 2017

affiche-jep-2017 - Dinan

On the occasion of the 2017 edition of the European Heritage Days, the Ateliers de la Chapelle will be present at the heritage forum organised by the City of Dinan.

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RESTORATION OF THE BELEM COMMANDER’S LOUNGE

Belem restauration du mobilier du Salon du Commandant

To mark the 120th anniversary of the Belem, the Foundation of the same name, in collaboration with the DRAC Pays-de-Loire, launched a major programme to restore the furniture in the captain’s lounge dating from the British era of the ship (1914-1919).

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The catalogue of Régis Perray’s exhibition is available

Find the works in which our workshop participated in this beautiful and richly illustrated book retracing the history of this project on the theme of the floral motif declined by Régis Perray in four installations, full of poetry echoing the history of Maubuisson Abbey.   LA PISTE A PATINER – TOURNER EN ROND © Conseil […]

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SAVOIR & FAIRE: LE BOIS

The Hermès Foundation publishes , “Savoir & faire: le bois”, a magnificent book, dedicated to wood in all its forms “from the history and geography of forests to the use of nanoparticles of the wood”.

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The Villa Cavrois open to the public

Since June 13, the masterpiece by architect Robert Mallet-Stevens (1886-1945), designed and built for Paul Cavrois, a Northern Textile manufacturer, has been open to the public. Thanks to the study of documentary sources and the photogrammetry method, all this furniture was faithfully reproduced by our team of the manufacturing workshop.       Children’s dining […]

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