A way of seeing, educating and transmitting

In order to encourage the exchange of ideas and encounters between professionals and art lovers, LAB+ features talks and round tables bringing together fine thinkers and specialists in art and design, and participative seminars.

LAB+ also invites stakeholders to Q&A sessions in a dedicated space, on all subjects related to their respective activities and legal issues, in partnership with Barnett Avocats.

Espace de conférences LAB+ avec de nombreux spectacteurs assis qui écoutent attentivement une prise de parole.

LAB+ conference area at the BAD+ trade fair - © Artiste Associé


The Program


1pm – 2pm: Bordeaux Art & Design 2024 residences

  • Conversation between Lelia Demoisy, artist in residence at Château Smith Haut Lafitte, and Marie Maertens, artistic director of BAD+.

2:00pm - 3:00pm: Reinterpreting heritage and the reissue process in design

  • Meet Léonie Alma Mason, interior architect, designer, contemporary art collector and founder of LOMM Editions.

3:00pm - 4:00pm: Flashback 80: reflections on design in this decade

  • Conference by Julie Valade, director of Artcurial Nouvelle-Aquitaine, with Justine Despretz, specialist in 20th century decorative arts and design, and Jeanne Quéheillard, design theorist and critic.

4:15pm - 5:15 pm: Why and how can you collect to support artists? 

  • Meet Marty de Montereau, contemporary art collector and organiser of the Rencontres Artistiques de Carrée sur Seine.

5:15pm - 6:15pm: "The art agency: a new business model for the art market? How to promote young artists?"   

  • Meet Camille Chaumette, founding partner of CHAUMETTE Art Agency.

6:30pm: Presentation of the BEAM X EBABX Prize

  • By Stéphane Kintzig, General Manager of BEAM, Audry Liseron-Monfils, Director of EBABX, and Benoit Maire, jury chairman, collector and visual artist.

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm: Art leasing: an innovative solution combining pleasure and benefits

  • Conference by Sébastien Dupeux, customer and partner relations manager, Sacerd'Art.

3pm - 4pm: Insights into the contemporary art market: the value of an artist

  • Conference by Julie Valade, associate director Artcurial Nouvelle-Aquitaine, with Maeva Cence, director of Art’Gentiers gallery, and Aude Mouton, art advisor.

4:30pm - 5:30pm: Is art dangerous?   

  • Meet Christian Pallatier, art historian and founder of Bakery Art Gallery  

5:30pm - 6:30pm: Galleries and mobile exhibition devices   

  • Conference by Nadia Russell Kissoon, artist-curator, director of L'Agence Créative and creator of "TINBOX", mobile galleries  

2pm - 3pm: Tasty and artistic stories   

  • Meet Benjamin Portier, Executive Director Humblot Expériences

3pm - 4pm: Bordeaux Art & Design 2024 residences

  • Conversation between Sean Crossley, artist in residence at Hôtel Yndo, and Marie Maertens, artistic director of BAD+

4pm - 5pm: Contemporary Art Collection: an architectural perspective

  • Meet Jean de Giacinto, architect.