for the love of art.


About the collection

Launch year:

Number of artworks:
> 100

Status of collection:

Artistic domain:

Contemporary art

Commission program / Site-specific order(s) :

The Norac group in 2005 implemented a policy of patronage in contemporary art. Art Norac a non profit making association of the "loi 1901" was set up to execute a series of sponorship events.

At the beginning of 2006, an invitation was launched for the creation of an event on the theme of relations between art and business/economy. In partnership with public partners, the first biennial exhibition was held in 2008 under the title Valeurs Croisées (Crossed Values), and its second part in 2010, Ce Qui Vient (What Comes) both curated by Raphaële Jeune. In 2012, Anne Bonnin was selected and presented Les Prairies, followed by Zoë Gray in 2014 with Play Time. François Piron has been appointed for the next edition.

About the company


Launch year:

International presence:
France, Spain, Morocco, Brazil, Germany, UK, USA

Annual revenue:
687M€ (2015)

Number of employees:

Profile of the company:

Based in Rennes, France, the Norac Group consists of 12 subsidiaries in which Daunat, Le Ster or La Boulangère belong to. Its bakery products, snacks and catering are distributed in France and abroad. Bruno Caron, the founder and director of group, initiated in 2005 the implementation of a policy of patronage in contemporary art.