Dec 8, 2015

Parlons Pierre
The Language of Stone

Léandra Ricou
Parlons Pierre The Language of Stone

For the three brothers – Jean-Christophe, Cyril and Régis Rivals – at the helm of the Parlons Pierre workshop, founded by their father who was a quarryman, working with stone has become a true language.

View on the Montagne noire

Parlons Pierre chisels on demand a dozen of various stone works, whether for the needs of a private clientele or for the restoration of historic buildings.

Cyril Rivals talks about stones

They love reclaiming ancient materials to give them a new life in their park, where stones from several ages can be found together on display.

 Parlons Pierre atelier
The tools of stonecutter in the atelier

Parlons Pierre took part in the Made in Town / Montagne Noire exhibition, which was held from October 21, 2015 to February 13, 2016 at Made in Town in Paris.

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Léandra Ricou

Léandra Ricou

Made in Fontenay-aux-Roses. Both a freelance writer and a press agent, she writes about fashion and people behind it: designers, craftsmen and industrialists. She is a regular contributor on Maison d’Exceptions and Made in France Première Vision online magazines, among others. She is graduated from the Institut de Management et de Communication Interculturels, formerly Institut Supérieur d’Interprétation et de Traduction and from the Institut Français de la Mode.

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