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

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Summer 2017
Fourteen cities or sites near the Canal du Midi
Official inauguration of the course Saturday, July 8 at 3:45 pm, on the boat La Naïade, locks of Fonséranes, Béziers
In partnership with the Prefecture of Occitania region, the Occitanie / Pyrénées - Méditerranée region, the two Frac of Occitanie offer exhibitions of their collections and the productions of artists. Read more
 
Philippe Hortala, "loukoum", © François Deladerrière
Through 31 august 2017
Toulouse Blagnac Airport (31)
In connection with the exhibition "Daniel Spoerri, les dadas des deux Daniel", as part of the 40 years of the Centre Georges Pompidou, works by Daniel Spoerri and paintings by Philippe Hortala are presented around the theme of food and meals ..  Read more
 
Through 3 september 2017
MAGCP, Cajarc (46)
Vernissage on Saturday July 1st at 4 pm
The Lot valley continues its summer transformation and flirts this year with science fiction. Guest artists, familiar with digital practices, deploy a huge playground and critical strategies. Read more
 
Philippe de Croix, Le rocher, Biarritz, 1981, cibachrome. Photo Pierre Schwartz. Collection FRAC Occitanie Monptellier
Through 9 september 2017
Moulin des Évêques, Agde (34)
27/5000 Vernissage on Thursday, June 29, 2017
An artistic meditation on the appearances of the world. The exhibition takes as its starting point the geological situation of the city of Agde, built on two volcanoes today in sleep. Read more
 
Eric Hurtado, Voix, 2008, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photographe Cedrick Eymenier
Through 17 september 2017
Maison du Port, La Redorte (11)
38/5000 Opening on Thursday July 20 at 6:30 pm
The exhibition brings together works in which artists have seized the water of the seas, rivers and canals. Water conveys to the figurative sense as well as to the proper sense. It is a source of infinite poetry and anxiety, as its power is uncontrollable ... Read more
 
Through 17 september 2017
La Naïade, péniche de VNF, Canal du Midi, Toulouse - Béziers - Toulouse
Joël Andrianomearisoa creates a new "sentimental" work on the barge La Naïade, a prestigious boat of French Voies Navigables. During the summer, From Toulouse to Béziers, the poetic messages of the artist cross the landscape and form the link between the fourteen sites of the program. Read more
 
Absalon, Dispositions, 1990, bois, carton, peinture blanche et néon © Estate Absalon. Collec- tion FRAC Occitanie Montpellier. Photo François Lagarde
Through 17 september 2017
La Pépinière, Ventenac-en-Minervois (11)
Vernissage on Wednesday, July 19 at 5:30 pm
The contemporary artist is in his own way an inventor who transforms the world and no longer content himself with representing it. La Pépinière, a former wine storehouse on the banks of the Canal du Midi, hosts works that evoke inventions such as Absalon's minimal dwelling units or machines that model landscapes, such as the mythical Rivet tractor. Read more
 
Philippe Hortala, La crêpe, 1995 © Jean-Pierre Lefèvre
Through 17 september 2017
Musée du Lauragais, Castelnaudary (11)
Vernissage on Saturday, July 8 at 11 am
At the Musée du Lauragais, which traces the history and customs of the culinary arts of the territory, À Table! Is an exhibition of contemporary artists who take food as a source of inspiration. Their works have a different representation of food and tasting and thus reveal our different appetites. Read more
 
"Sometimes the dress is worth more money than the money", Couleur, son. 4 min., 2000–2001 © Tracey Emin
Through 24 september 2017
Atelier Blanc, Villefranche de Rouergue (12) and Moulin des Arts, Saint-Remy (12)
The exhibition "Sonnant et trébuchant", by analogy with the expression "espèces sonnantes et trébuchantes", brings together works whose point of contact is anchored in the theme of money, either as exchange currencies, Either as metal and, by extension, all precious metals, silver, gold, bronze, which are worked as a material of plastic creation. Read more
 
Stéphane Thidet, Sans titre (Le Refuge), 2007, coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l'artiste
Through 24 september 2017
Centre de photographie de Lectoure (32)
Vernissage on Saturday July 15 at 7 pm
This summer in Lectoure, art will stimulate our intimate and deep emotions through the diversity of the worlds crossed. It will be about atmosphere, climate, sensation, impression, immersion, experience, turbulence, sometimes fog, fear, fear and ghost. Read more
 
Matthias Bruggmann, MG_0369, 2011, collections les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l’artiste
Through 30 september 2017
Espace photographique Arthur Batut, Labruguière (81)
The photographs of contemporary artists, gathered for the occasion, all have to be seen, in one way or another, with the view in diving at the height of man. If we are familiar today, this point of view appears late in the history of art and is not foreign to the arrival of photography in the field of art. Read more
 
Laurette Atrux-Tallau, Sans titre, 2009. Collection Frac occitanie Montpellier.
Through 1 october 2017
Musée de l'Éphèbe, Agde
The exhibition evokes a privileged relationship to water and its mysteries. Read more
 
Julie Chaffort, Bang ! 2016 © J. Chaffort ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard ,Nostalgia, 2016, Courtesy de l'artiste et les Abattoirs © J.Chaffort ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard
Through 15 october 2017
Château de Paraza (11)
Opening Wednesday, July 19 at 6:30 pm followed, at 9:30 pm, the concert Les Bouillants, Festival Convivencia
The exhibition features two monumental installations by Julie Chaffort and Gentil Garçon. These two surrealist works, which mix music, song, water and other liquid bodies, are inscribed in the tempo of the Canal. Read more
 
Through 15 october 2017
Hôtellerie Sainte-Foy, Moissac
Responding to the history and architecture of the place, "Hôtel des Arts", a stopover along the canal, takes its summer quarters at the Hôtellerie, with furniture unusual, diverted or imagined by artists and Shelters what extravagant or ghostly figures, plunging its hosts into an artistic stay. Read more
 
Charles Lopez, Bicyclette, 2003, métal, tissus, plastique, caoutchouc. Collection et Photo Frac Languedoc-Roussillon.
Through 15 october 2017
Office de Tourisme Antenne Canal du Midi, Trèbes
Vernissage on Saturday, July 15 at 6:30 pm
The exhibition brings together humorous works that divert the object from the bike, a popular means of locomotion on the banks of the canal. The three artists Ernest T., Charles Lopez and Richard Fauguet draw from both art history, the domestic world and the collective imagination to create puns and visual puns. Read more
 
Sonnia Delaunay, Vol de nuit (s.d), (détail), coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, lithographie (éd. 7/25), 77,8 x 55,7 cm © Pracusa SA ; photogr. Gd Rond Production.
Through 22 october 2017
Médiathèque de Massat and Tourist Office of Massat, site of the Col de Port
At the invitation of the media library and the Tourist Office of Massat, this original exhibition was designed in resonance with the colors of the mountain landscapes that this exhibition invites to travel from the center of Massat to the top of the Col de Port. Read more
 
Through 27 october 2017
Le Pop-Up Café, Fiac (81)
A collection of works from the Abattoirs collection - Frac Occitanie Toulouse. This exhibition inaugurates the opening of the new AFIAC and POP UP Café venues. It is a preface to "Frontières effrangées", which will be the title of the Festival of Contemporary Artists' Art at the inhabitant scheduled from 8 to 10 September 2017 in Fiac. Read more
 
Through 5 november 2017
Palais des Évêques, Saint-Lizier (09)
Opening on Friday May 19 at 6 pm
With Olivier Debré, Lucie Laflorentie, Pierre Soulages… In an itinerary of the ancient, historical and ethnological collections of the Musée départemental de l’Ariège, combining works of contemporary art, the exhibition reveals the symbolism of colors and their functions, 'Antiquity to the present day. Read more
 
Photographie Anais Armelle Guiraud
Through 5 november 2017
Maison Bonnal and Tourist Office, Le Somail (11)
Vernissage on Monday, July 17 at 6:30 pm
The installation of Jimmy Richer transforms the façade of the Maison Bonnal into a music box populated with birds. This large wallpaper fresco brings life and magic to the building, reinscribing it in the history of the eighteenth century. At the Tourist Office, the female portraits of Natacha Lesueur appear as creatures of dreams, landscape goddesses who try to capture the attention of the carefree walker. Read more