In 2016, the children of Jacques and Majorie Dardenne, longtime residents and members of the St. Augustine Art Association, gifted STAAA a body of work by Jacque’s mother, French artist Marguerite Castaing. Through a grant from the Community Foundation of Northeast Florida, the Art Association is mounting this exhibition of over 80 works by the French Impressionist in a gallery-wide installation in November and December, 2020. Years in the making, this will be the first public exhibition of Marguerite Castaing’s work in over a decade.

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La Vie En Bleu:
The Life & Art of Marguerite Castaing
July 1 – August 21
An exhibit from the St. Augustine Art Association’s Permanent Collection.
Born in Pau, France in 1900, French Impressionist Marguerite Castaing had a long career as an artist. View this exhibit of her work through the end of August
(Tuesdays through Sundays, 1:00-4:00pm).