Secluded in the foothills of the French Pyrenees, at the end of an ancient stone track, Bordeneuve is a rustic, woodland retreat for artists, musicians and writers. A place as intriguing as it is inspiring, as natural as it is nurturing, Bordeneuve offers a unique and exceptional residency for creative spirits who seek to advance their projects while reconnecting with nature and simplicity.Bordeneuve news: If you love crackling wood fires, crunching leaves and sipping hot cocoa, you may be a perfect candidate for a winter residency. Contact me for more information. We are now accepting applications for 2016! You can learn more about past residents here too. We are delighted to announce a Summer 2016 Landscape Painter’s Retreat New on the blog: Entering Dreamland The next Mary Byrd Davis Award will be given in Spring 2016. Please check back with us in late autumn for details. Follow @RetreatPyrenees
Listen to the dawn chorus, recorded here at Bordeneuve in April 2011.