Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Toulouse, FRAC Midi-Pyrénées

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Jacques Fournel, Bourreau des cœurs (détail), 1984, coll. les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Jacques Fournel ; photogr. Auriol- Gineste
Through 28 april 2018
Médiathèque de Fonsorbes (31)
The exhibition highlights one of the great genres of the history of art, that of portraiture. It brings together a selection of works by major artists of the twentieth century that allows us to explore our time by evoking, beyond the individual, the history of our post-modern societies and the relationship of the artist with his own image and that of his models. Read more
 
Abba Mao, vidéo 2001, Pascal Lièvre © ADAGP, Paris, 2018
Through 13 may 2018
Moulin, Saint-Rémy & Atelier Blanc, Villefranche-de-Rouergue
For the majority of us, economic language and science are sources of misunderstanding, and therefore a subject of choice for artists. The works in this exhibition highlight how the economy, the stock market, their results or the theories that accompany them, are omnipresent in a globalized contemporary world and in crisis, and have even become for everyone, expert or neophyte, topics of daily. Read more
 
Hicham Berrada, "Masse et martyr", 2017. © Hicham Berrada. Photo. C. Brossais. Courtesy the artist and kamel mennour, Paris/London
Through 20 may 2018
Musée et Jardins du Canal du Midi, Revel (31)
The artist Hicham Berrada is an inventor of landscapes with a scientific and poetic approach. In his aquariums and videos, he stages the changes and metamorphoses of an activated "nature", chemically or mechanically. Read more
 
Arthur Tjatitjarra Robertson, "Tjiwjtjiva swamp", (détail), août 2003, coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, acrylique sur toile, 112 x 136 cm © droits réservés ; photogr. courety Galerie Stéphane Jacob, Paris
Through 1 june 2018
PAC / Château de la Falgalarié, Aussillon (81)
A school art project led by the PAC d’Aussillon with the School Jules Ferry of Aussillon and works from les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse collection, around the theme of the map-planisphere. Read more
 
Perrine Lievens, Vue, 2006 - 2009, néons, 94 x 156 x 94 cm. Collection FRAC Occitanie Montpellier. Visuel : FRAC OM.
From April 9 to June 9, 2018
Le Carmel, Tarbes (65)
Often criticized and abused, the urban space is above all the place of all sociability. Place of sharing, exchange, commerce, culture, "Cœur de ville" tries to pay tribute to him in a utopian perspective via the sometimes amused look that some contemporary artists have been able to bring to him. Read more
 
Fernand Léger, Les Constructeurs, 1950, tapisserie, 295 x 210 cm, Coll. privée © Adagp, Paris, 2017
Through 30 june 2018
Toulouse - Blagnac Airport, Hall C, departure level
This new sequence Fernand Léger in the Terminal temporaire, organized by les Abattoirs, Museum - Frac Occitanie Toulouse in collaboration with Toulouse-Blagnac airport, brings together ceramics and tapestry that resonate with the exceptional monumental set of ceramics and mosaics which punctuate the public courts of les Abattoirs in Toulouse. Read more