Les subsistances

Creative research laboratory - Lyon
Theater / Dance / Circus / Music

Les subsistances

Laboratoire international
de création artistique – Lyon

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Journées européennes du patrimoine

2 days to discover an exceptional site !

Samedi 19 et dimanche 20 septembre 2015


Discover Les Subsistances, a 300-year-old heritage site bearing witness to its various incarnations until today’s program for the arts.

Photo exhibits

Sat-Sun: 10-6, non-stop

Principe (im)materiel : this exhibit comprises photographs taken by Romain Etienne (who has worked at Les Subsistances since 2010) and is framed by thoughts from Philippe Somnolet, an ethnologist who works with collectif item. Staging by Yannick Bailly, a graphic designer, stage designer, and member of the collectif.

À côté de soi, la valise: an exhibit hosted by Collectif Ohm_art and the Michel Servet, Robert Doisneau and Tables Claudiennes schools, after being in residence at Les Subsistances in spring 2015



Sat-Sun: 10:00 / 11:00 / 12:00 / 2 :30 / 3 :30 / 5:00
Length : 1 hour
Discover the history and heritage of Les Subsistances. The first traces of occupation go back to the 2nd century of the modern era, but it is primarily the past four centuries that have left their marks on the site. Since the 17th century, Les Subsistances has been put to three major uses: first as a convent, then military barracks, then a cultural site.


Sat-Sun: 10-6, non-stop

– With the Subs-circuit: historical and artistic itinerary of Les Subsistances
Tour of Les Subsistances for smartphones & tablets (available at the reception desk of Les Subsistances). Discover the history of Les Subsistances thanks to an innovative, interactive, digital device!
With support from the Minister of culture and communication, in the scope of the 2012 call for projects – innovative cultural digital service.

– Map
A map with legends that will enable you to visit Les Subsistances without following a specific itinerary.
Come get your map and take off on an adventure!




Dates & horaires

Sat 19 September 2015 / 10:00

Sun 20 September 2015 / 10:00