The city of Saint-Brieuc could be an artist palette with its own colour chart: from the granite, to the concrete and wood. Discover art deco house fronts and street art murals from the Just Do Paint festival.
Surprise yourself with the the art déco nuggets spread out in the city centre during a weekend in Saint-Brieuc. This art movement was born in the 10s, following the art nouveau style. Curved angles, bow-windows, portholes, wrought-iron craft, floral patterns, spirals... The city of Saint-Brieuc counts numerous buildings in the art déco style.
The art déco work of art of Saint-Brieuc is without question the Maison Saint-Yves chapel. It is a treasure trove of Odorico mosaics, a fresco paintings and Xavier de Langlais (Seiz Breur) murals. The lighting through the stained glass windows magnifies the whole decor.
Saint-Brieuc, an open sky gallery
Fill in with colours in Saint-Brieuc with the street art murals. There is even a yearly street art festival since 2018: Just do Paint. Thanks to this festival, the mural count is now up to 43. Witness some live painting during the festival and chat to the artists. Guided and self-guided tours will help you discover Saint-Brieuc new colours.