Artist and sculptor designer and organizer of the Round Lights (ceramics festival and fire arts), creator of the fountain of Chaource. Provin Bernard was born in Troyes. His encounters with other artists, his experience and his personal interests serve as training. It assembles, model and sculpts for many years using various materials. Since 1995, Bernard Provin works and focuses his research on ceramics and primitive firings. In 2000, he created a park in wood ovens at a place called The Potteries in Chaource (in Aube). Thus was born, in 2001, the Circle of Lights, ceramics and arts festival of fire which he is the designer and art director.