Marseille Walking Tour - Le Vieux Port
To Le Panier
We do cover extensive territory on this seminar, some of it by public transport. Please contact us if you have mobility concerns; we will be happy to advise further.
Camilla, born in Italy and long term Parisian, is a specialist in Philosophy of Art from the Masterpieces at the Louvre to the modern and contemporary works at the Pompidou. She studied at the Sorbonne University and currently teaches in some of the best art schools in Paris. Great with families and visitors to Paris of all backgrounds, Camilla will bring you places where questions spark, surprises spring and the beauty of her city is revealed. You will discover and learn the world of art with an original approach, making your visit unforgettable.
A native of Marseille, Elsa loves to share her knowledge of France's oldest city, as well as one of France's most charming and artistic towns, Aix-en Provence. While working as a fine arts editor and artist agent, Elsa had the opportunity to meet some of the most talented architects and artists in the world and will enthusiastically share with you the rich artistic heritage of this region. Elsa has been a professional guide since 2018, and enjoys sharing her passion for Provence by combining the discovery of heritage, architecture, art, and handcrafts with secret places and the tasting of various local specialties!
Originally from the US, Pamela has lived in France (Aix-en-Provence and Marseille) for 25 years. Pamela teaches studio art and art history for American university programs in Aix. She trained in art restoration in Italy and has a background in museum work as a curatorial assistant and program director. She is also an artist working in mixed media -- drawing and painting. She attended Bennington College and California College of the Arts. She's worked as the on-site director for a study abroad program and for educational programs including the Smithsonian, Alumni International and Cultural Experiences Abroad. She's taught for Northwestern University, Oberlin College, and the Marchutz School of Art (Aix). As an art historian, Pamela is endlessly fascinated by the local culture, the archaeology, history, and architecture of the region as well as its monuments and museums. As a painter, she is intrigued by the light and colors of this southern realm, the Midi, where so many artists lived and worked. Her two favorite artists from Provence are Cézanne and van Gogh.
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