The 13th Official Salon of Air and Space Painters is currently being held at the Air and Space Museum under the high authority of the Ministry of the Armed Forces.

This fair highlights the artists of the “Corps of painters, engravers and sculptors of the Department of Air” created in 1931 at the initiative of the Aero-Club of France.

This 13th edition saw two of our artists who are members of the AAE rewarded.

Madeleine Tézenas-du-Montcel received the ESA Prize for her bronze bust of Thomas Pesquet

Bust of Thomas Pesquet by Madeleine Tézenas-du-Montcel

Gerard Weygandwas awarded the Prize of the Minister of the Armed Forces for his work “Transall en OPEX”.

Gérard Weygand in front of his work Transall en OPEX

To better know the work of our two artsites we invite you to consult their websites:

We remind you that you can go to the 13th Salon des Peintres de l’Air et de l’Espace at the Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace until October 29, 2023.

If you wish to have an overview of the works presented, do not hesitate to consult the catalog of the Salon.