A cyclist’s guide to the art of the South of France

Article by:
Simon Carr, EF Pro Cycling rider 



Thanks to the threads of art and culture, you may find links to the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region throughout the world. Many of the most prestigious galleries and museums include works inspired by this corner of southeast France. Growing up as the child of two art graduates, I was perhaps more aware of the artistic side at first. 


Thankfully for me, the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, or Région Sud, was a place where I could enjoy both art and cycling. Though you may get a taste of this amazing area in an art gallery halfway across the world, there’s really nothing that compares to seeing it for yourself. Perhaps even on two wheels.


However, if you’d like to take a trip there through art, then we can do that too. Without further ado, here’s my guide to the Région Sud through art.

— Johannes Mansson to www.efprocycling.com