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

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Matthias Bruggmann, MG_8309, 2011, détail, collections les Abattoirs, Musée-Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l’artiste
Derniers jours
Through 12 december 2017
Centre culturel Henri Desbals, Toulouse (31)
Opening on Tuesday, November 7 at 6:30 pm
The ethereal accessory of everyday life, the cloud nourishes the imaginary by its formal multiplications, its light or fast stroke, and its sudden apparitions or disappearances. It is a celestial object that has ceaselessly fascinated the artists of yesterday and today by its powerful aesthetic and symbolic potential of our inner states. Read more
 
Graphisme: Alexis Susani (détail)
Derniers jours
Through 16 december 2017
Les Ateliers des Arques, Les Arques (46)
In the framework of the fiftieth anniversary of the death of the sculptor Ossip Zadkine, the exhibition highlights the game of references that is built between the artists and their works over the years, the way they take inspiration from their elders with complicity, humor, poetry or sometimes strangeness. Read more
 
crédits : ARTF
Through 21 december 2017
École nationale d’aviation civile, Toulouse (31)
Opening on Thursday, November 23 at 17:30
The new crew - exclusively female - consisting of Béatrice Utrilla, Laura Freeth, Laurence Broydé and Sophie Bacquié took possession of the control tower for a residence, at the joint invitation of ENAC and les Abattoirs to test the notion collective in a trans-generational spirit of knowledge transmission. Read more
 
Daniel Clochey, Suite pour violone, 1980, (détail), collection les Abattoirs-Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
Through 21 december 2017
Le Foyer d’Auterive, Centre social et culturel, Auterive (31)
Vernissage on Friday, December 1st at 6:30 pm
This exhibition presents a special light on works of the collection that explore the notion of rhythms and music in the visual arts. An exhibition to be seen at the rhythms of the compositions of the artists selected for the occasion. Read more
 
Valère Costes, Karstic story, 2007, installation, coll. les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. Raoul Ermel
Through 31 december 2017
Musée Forum de l’Aurignacien, Aurignac (31)
Invited for the first time to the Musée Forum de l’Aurignacien, Les Abattoirs agrees Valère Costes to jointly invest the exhibition space by presenting the piece "Karstic Story" from its collections and a new production from the latest plastic and scientific research of the artist. Read more
 
Diorama. Julia Marti
Through 6 january 2018
Le Pavillon blanc, Colomiers (31)
Julia Marti, Swiss designer and graphic designer, is invited to stage a selection of works from les Abattoirs collection. She leads the viewer in a comic tour, imagining panoramas that tell them like dioramas in a museum. Read more
 
Michel Blazy, Mur de poils de carottes, 2000, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, installation murale © Adagp, Paris, 2017 ; photogr. S. Leonard / les Abattoirs
Through 24 february 2018
Le Majorat, Villeneuve-Tolosane (31)
Vernissage on Friday, December 15 at 6:30 pm
The "Accélérateur de particules" project was launched in the spring of 2017. It is aimed at young curators who wish to practice the design of an exhibition from the Abattoirs' collections.Doriane Spiteri is the winner of this edition for a project entitled "The Weighing of the World". Read more