Les Jardins des Vicomtes du Bizarre

Les Jardins des Vicomtes du Bizarre

The daring gardens – and electrifying lives – of Charles and Marie-Laure de Noailles, France’s notorious patrons of the Surrealist arts.


Wednesday, September 29 at 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$45 On-Site | $25 Online
54 W Chicago Avenue

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Historian, writer, and Decorative Arts Editor of AD from 2011-2021, Mitchell Owens explores the daring gardens – and electrifying lives – of Charles and Marie-Laure de Noailles, France’s notorious patrons of the Surrealist arts. 


We are excited to offer this program both on-site at the Alliance and online via Zoom. Once registered, you will receive details for attending. 


Mitchell Owens is an alumnus of South Carolina's Coker University, has written for The New York Times, The World of Interiors, Travel + Leisure, and other publications, and continues to work on a biography of the 1960s tastemaker Pauline de Rothschild. His books include Fabulous! The Dazzling Interiors of Tom Britt, a 2017 Rizzoli publication, and In House, a 2009 Rizzoli book about British photographer Derry Moore's images of iconic interiors. He lives in Cooperstown, New York, with his husband and two children.