In 1999, Frederico Herminio,
singer and songwriter, decided to create the
association "A com Art" (Aid to the
COMmunication of ARTists) which has
as its object the communication of artists and
associations working in the field of the fight
against cancer, donation of blood, organ donation,
personal care and services,...
In 2002, the association "A
com Art" became the association Le Café
des Artistes - Paris integrating in its
activity the creation of a high-end coffee destined
for the distribution networks of "Fine Gourmet"
products among which the Galleries Lafayette.
The Le Café des
Artistes - Paris has a multimedia structure.
Its main activity is the creation of websites,
interactive kiosks, touch windows, communicating
clothing, for artists and associations.
The Le Café des
Artistes - Paris is a different means of
communication. Since its inception in 1999, the
association has campaigned for a solidarity trade
considered a "Popular Patronage."
Thanks to the sale of Le Café des
Artistes - Paris in "Fine Gourmet" stores, the
association manages its communication projects,
without subsidies, with total freedom of
The Monnaie de Paris is the
national monetary institution of France.
Founded in 864, Monnaie de
Paris is France's longest standing institution
and the oldest enterprise in the world. It fulfils
the public service mission of striking the
Euro coins in circulation for France, as
well as coins for other foreign currencies. For
twelve centuries, it has cultivated a venerable
tradition of metalworking arts and crafts.
Artistic pieces are still produced at its historic
Quai de Conti Paris manufacture.
In order to support the action carried out by the
association Le Café des Artistes-Paris
created by Frederico Herminio the Monnaie de
Paris created a medal on this occasion.