Pierre-
Emmanuel
MICHEL
/Existences

2013

Walks, hikes, cultural or sport events in the Pyrénées, Béarn and its valleys of Aspe, Ossau, Barétous, also Oloron-Sainte-Marie, Pau, the Soubestre and Morlanne, Spain, Lourdes, Paris, ...

New Year's eve table

New Year's eve table

Table side and kitchen side, the succession of gourmet dishes of a gourmet Eve in the Bed & Breakfast Onigourmand, Oloron-Sainte-Marie, Pyrénées to nicely end up the year !

Forest Fireworks

Forest Fireworks

A little play with trees and fireworks during the opening of the winter ice rink in Oloron-Sainte-Marie.

Pamplona, Navarra

Pamplona, Navarra

Discovering Pamplona, the capital of Navarra province, Spain, a few days before Christmas 2013.

The 2013 Estia 24h of innovation

The 2013 Estia 24h of innovation

Inside the 24h of Innovation Estia with the students team working on this robotic mobile base of Sajoux brothers, which was my subject for the 24h of Artistic Creation.

Think tanks in Bearn, II

Think tanks in Bearn, II

People from the Haut-Bearn share to build a better future on different themes in restaurants of Oloron-Sainte-Marie: Agroecology. At Nini. Energy transition, building a...

Recycling-sellout in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Recycling-sellout in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

During the European Week for Waste Reduction, BIE, Béarn Initiatives Environnement, Sictom, SMTD organized a recycling-sellout in Oloron-Sainte-Marie, with a objects-barter,...

Pau Book fair

Pau Book fair

Pau Book fair in the Palais Beaumont.

A morning with the palombes

A morning with the palombes

A morning at the nets of Lanne en Barétous in the Pyrenees for the typical show of this secular hunt.

Waiting at the nets

Waiting at the nets

The few pigeon flights makes us wait, the daily lot of hunters this sunny morning in this beautiful place, the pantières of Lanne en Barétous in the Pyrenees. You can also...

A Fort du Portalet group visit

A Fort du Portalet group visit

We're around 20 to discover or rediscover the Fort of Portalet during this special visit commented by the Tourism Office of Aspe Valley, organized after the launch of my book...

Path of painting, line of writing

Path of painting, line of writing

Anne-Marie Carthé presents his project "Chemin de peinture, ligne d'Ecriture" (Path of painting, line of writing), artwork inspired by litteracy and authors like Assja Djebar...

Cabidos, Soubestre

Cabidos, Soubestre

Northwest of Béarn, border with the Landes, an overview of the small village of Cabidos, its vineyards, its thirteenth century church...

Paragliding for invalids

Paragliding for invalids

Many thanks to the organisations Passerelle du Cœur and Han'vol, a few invalids person and me discovered the paragliding sensations !

Paragliding in Accous

Paragliding in Accous

A few jumps of paragliders, aside the discovery day of paragliding for invalids, in Accous, Aspe valley, Pyrenees.

Organizations' forum

Organizations' forum

In Oloron-Sainte-Marie, dozens of organizations gathered in Jardin Public for a day of discovery and information.

Painting contest in Morlanne

Painting contest in Morlanne

A little visit in Morlanne, picturesque village with its castle, north of Béarn, during the yearly painting contest.

Anti-Mites'final

Anti-Mites'final

Closing of the 2013 season at the Anti-Mites in Oloron. Alain Larribet and guests were given carte blanche to animate this last Unusual Tuesday of the year.

Marmida and Lariste peaks

Marmida and Lariste peaks

15km, 1200m climb up to 2158m at the Lariste peak for this summer walk in the Aspe valley near the Plateau of Lescun.

The Lescunales in Lescun

The Lescunales in Lescun

During this special summer event, inhabitants and artists from and around Lescun, Aspe valley, takes places in different houses of the village.

Participatory construction

Participatory construction

A quick visit to my friends' participatory construction on their straw house, time for coating barbotine on the walls...

Nicolas Maleig's donkeys

Nicolas Maleig's donkeys

In the Aspe valley, it's on the heights of Urdos that Nicolas Maleig raises his donkeys during summer pasture. Their milk is used for the production of products of his brand...

Discovering the mares' milking

Discovering the mares' milking

Nicolas Maleig accueille et distrait ses visiteurs venus découvrir la traite des juments dans son enclos du plateau de Lhers dans la vallée d'Aspe.

Mares in summer pasture

Mares in summer pasture

During the summer pasture, that's in the Lhers plateau in front of the circus of Lescun, that Nicolas Maleig raises his mares.

Skakkja, poetic stilts

Skakkja, poetic stilts

Tonight at Anti-Mites in Oloron performed Skakkja, stilt artists, performers, mixing dance and comedy in a poetic show. A sneak preview before their performance at the Street...

Lac d'Aule, Soum d'Aas

Lac d'Aule, Soum d'Aas

Big album for a long walk, 9h, 1200m climbed up to 2427m at the Soum d'Aas, above Aule lake, after reaching the crest near pic Turon-Garié

Astanes lake, Spain

Astanes lake, Spain

After the Pic Gabedaille, that we can see discovering over the clouds, heading Spain, and the crowdy Astanes lake, 1754m, which looks like an altitude beach.

On the slopes of Pic Gabedaille

On the slopes of Pic Gabedaille

At the end of Aspe valley, Pyrénées Atlantiques is the Pic Gabedaille, where it was good passing the night under the tent on its slopes, despite the myst from the evening...

Exhibit in Bedous

Exhibit in Bedous

Discover in Elodie Leloup workshop in Bedous the paintings of Lisa Assouline, Valentina Bencina, Danielle Gay, and also : jewels, decorations, photos, sculptures, ceramics,...

Fête de la Musique 2013

Fête de la Musique 2013

12 stages, 300 participants for the 2013 edition of the Fête de la Musique in the district of the Cathedral in Oloron-Sainte-Marie.

Les Arts en Place

Les Arts en Place

Water is the theme for the 2013 edition of this yearly artistic event, gathering many artists for performing or showing, these are just a few moments of this full day !

Oloron book fair II

Oloron book fair II

Second day of the Oloron-Sainte-Marie book fair, with as main guest Clélia Ventura, daughter of famous french actor Lino Ventura, the invalid members of Perce-Neige...

Haut Béarn Ensemble, des ateliers de réflexion

Haut Béarn Ensemble, des ateliers de réflexion

Workshops where participants share their vision of future, about different themes, employment, food, ecology, transport, democracy, energy, housing, etc. in their region of...

Oloron book fair I

Oloron book fair I

First day of Oloron-Sainte-Marie book fair, under the Heart sign, writers, exhibitors, artists, awarding, animations, opening, buffet, ...

Oloron Half-Marathon 2013

Oloron Half-Marathon 2013

When the runners of the Oloron-Sainte-Marie half-marathon passes in front of my home, can't refrain to go catch the intensity, the fun, the emotions, sometimes the unusual of...

Europa day in Pau

Europa day in Pau

Many organizations of the City of Pau and around, Italian, Portuguese, German, Spain, etc. and various bands on stage, animating a "european village" for the Europa Day in...

Firemen on duty

Firemen on duty

Another story in my street, the intervention of the firemen after a car has burn.

Gas story

Gas story

Firemen blocked rue Cathedrale three hours this friday afternoon after a gas leak during construction work in a shop. 800 homes will be disconnected until Electricity de...

Meeting Argine

Meeting Argine

Welcome in Argine's warm studio, for a late presentation of her work for the coming book fair exhibit, untitled Atout Cœur (Asset Heart), she also presents a few of her...

100 / 100 000

100 / 100 000

100 000 km for my little Twingo, on the road to invent a new future, other Existences...

Streets of Jaca

Streets of Jaca

Random pictures as party is about to happen, all along the streets of Jaca in Aragon, Spain.

Aspe Valley Snaps

Aspe Valley Snaps

A few pictures from L'Abérouat in Lescun, the Fort of Portalet from the Chemin de la Mâture and also a few donkeys...

Hobbies' fair

Hobbies' fair

Horizon organization presents the Hobbies' fair in Espace Laulhère in Oloron-Sainte-Marie

Paris snaps

Paris snaps

A quick stay in Paris, a few photos... ambiance, nostalgia, thoughts.

Philippines exhibit Quai Branly, Paris

Philippines exhibit Quai Branly, Paris

A visit of the great exhibit in Paris, Quai Branly museum, with a story teller that told us myths about the world creation according to several Philippines civilizations.

Philippines in Alliance Française

Philippines in Alliance Française

Alliance Française Headquarters in Paris hosts a photo exhibit of the Philippines with works of C. Fréger, MM Yu, L. Ouazan, J. Versoza.

From Oloron to Lescun

From Oloron to Lescun

Touring guest friends, a little tour in the area, from Oloron-Sainte-Marie to Aspe valley : Bedous, Aydius, Lescun...

Ocular in Barétous

Ocular in Barétous

Preparing a photo workshop outreach about nature and photography, in company of Matthias from BIE, Béarn Initiatives Environnement.

Pic de Pombie

Pic de Pombie

A 9h snowshoe trek from 1250m to 2150m at the Pic de Pombie, on the footsteps of the majestic Pic du Midi d'Ossau.

Barter and Sustainable development

Barter and Sustainable development

During this main day of the Sustainable Development week, there's a cleaning of rivers and forests, also a plants and objects barter, organized by Béarn Initiatives...

The peak of Jer in Lourdes

The peak of Jer in Lourdes

Taking the funicular, going up on the peak of Jer, 1000m overlooking the city of Lourdes, then walking down by the racetrack of mountain biking.



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