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

Archives : 2017

Archives : 2017

Michel Blazy, Mur de poils de carottes, 2000, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, installation murale © Adagp, Paris, 2017 ; photogr. S. Leonard / les Abattoirs
From 6 december 2017 to 24 february 2018
Le Majorat, Villeneuve-Tolosane (31)
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
 
Robertson (detail)
From 10 january to 5 march 2017
Grand M, Toulouse (31)
This body of work is an invitation to travel through landscape worlds. Presented in the youth area of  Reynerie and Bellefontaine library in Toulouse, the works open up a dialogue on living and dreaming. Read more
 
Bernard Pagès, installation, exposition à la galerie Jacques Girard, Toulouse, juin 2016
February 1 to April 1, 2017
BBB Centre d'art, Toulouse
The exhibition focuses on the figure of Jacques Girard, the first personality to open a contemporary art gallery in Toulouse, where artists who became historical figures and figures involved in local and regional artistic life met. Private collectors, public collections (les Abattoirs) and the young creation (isdaT) have federated for a joyful digression on the love of art. Read more
 
Philippe Ruault, Atlantis I (sd), collections les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées © droits réservés ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
From 7 february to 1 april 2017
Médiathèque de Fonsorbes (31)
This exhibition deals with the question of the primitive trace, the imprint left by man on his territory and the spaces he conquers by architecture, thus modifying the landscapes. Read more
 
L'amour à Mort, Le Gentil Garçon, 2003, Collection Frac Languedoc-Roussillon - Crédit photographie Le Gentil Garçon.
From 1 to 30 march 2017
CIAM La Fabrique, Toulouse
This exhibition is the contemporary part of the exhibitions celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Pompidou Center. Presented by Métiers de l’art de l’Université Toulouse - Jean Jaurès Master’s students, this project is part of a lasting partnership Showing both the University and the museum. Between contemporary works and ethnological objects from the Cordier collection, it will be taking place in two cultural institutions. Read more
 
Philippe Hortala, "loukoum", © François Deladerrière
From 1 march to 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
 
Ilan Wolff, "New York", 1987, collections les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées © droits réservés ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
From 11 march to 22 april 2017
Centre d'Animation Culturelle, Portet-sur-Garonne
The city is undoubtedly the favorite subject of artists of modern and contemporary art, and the galloping phenomenon of urban concentration never ceases to fascinate and inspire. The exhibition gives visitors the chance to see cityscapes and highlights its density, its lights and its daring. Read more
 
Lou-Andréa Lassalle, Intronisation au Club I, 2014, © Photographie Laurie Charles
From 26 march to 4 june 2017
MAGCP Centre d'art, Cajarc (46)
This exhibition is the contemporary part of the exhibitions that celebrate the forty years of the Pompidou Center at the Abattoirs. Presented by the students of the Master's Degree in Art at Toulouse-Jean Jaurès University, this project is part of a lasting partnership between the University and the museum. Between contemporary works and ethnological objects from the Cordier collection, it takes place in two cultural institutions. Read more
 
From 2 april to 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
 
Michel Blazy, Junk garden : tas d'ordures, 2012, collections les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse ©Adagp ; photogr. Cedrick Eymenier
From 2 to 11 june 2017
Cahors (46)
Since 2006, the festival Cahors Juin Jardins proposes to "cultivate art" through events crossing the visual arts, architecture, botany, landscaping or humanism. Each year, artists, designers, performers, architects and landscapers invest the gardens of Cahors and the landscapes of the Lot Valley, giving us the opportunity to reconnect, for a moment, with our environment Read more
 
From 2 june to 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
 
Summer 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
 
Matthias Bruggmann, MG_0369, 2011, collections les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l’artiste
From 19 june to 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
 
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
 
From 24 june to 30 july 2017
Territory south of the Tarn (81)
Le Tourisme Imaginaire is an unusual tour bus made in serving of Historic Places invested time for a summer with works of art created in situ. Read more
 
Philippe de Croix, Le rocher, Biarritz, 1981, cibachrome. Photo Pierre Schwartz. Collection FRAC Occitanie Monptellier
From 30 june to 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
 
Laurette Atrux-Tallau, Sans titre, 2009. Collection Frac occitanie Montpellier.
From 30 june to 1 october 2017
Musée de l'Éphèbe, Agde
The exhibition evokes a privileged relationship to water and its mysteries. Read more
 
Eric Watier, TOUT VA BIEN, Autocollant sur croiseur Midjet-La Prairie, une proposition de Cédric Torne. Crédit : Pépit Pictures.com
From 1 to 15 july 2017
Pond of Thau, Marseillan (34)
Exhibition of the boat of Cédric Torne in the port of Marseillan throughout the summer. Cédric Torne and Éric Watier seized the words of a daily expression, turned over spatially and placed on the hull of a boat. In this perfect "anti-advertising", the meaning suddenly bursts in. Read more
 
From 2 july to 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
 
Photographie Anais Armelle Guiraud
From 6 july to 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
 
"Sometimes the dress is worth more money than the money", Couleur, son. 4 min., 2000–2001 © Tracey Emin
From 8 july to 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
 
Philippe Hortala, La crêpe, 1995 © Jean-Pierre Lefèvre
From 8 july to 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
 
Charles Lopez, Bicyclette, 2003, métal, tissus, plastique, caoutchouc. Collection et Photo Frac Languedoc-Roussillon.
From 11 july to 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
 
From 12 july to 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
 
Eric Hurtado, Voix, 2008, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photographe Cedrick Eymenier
From 13 july to 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
 
Stéphane Thidet, Sans titre (Le Refuge), 2007, coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l'artiste
From 15 july to 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
 
Absalon, Dispositions, 1990, bois, carton, peinture blanche et néon © Estate Absalon. Collec- tion FRAC Occitanie Montpellier. Photo François Lagarde
From 15 july to 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
 
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.
From 19 july to 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
 
Julie Chaffort, Bang ! 2016 © J. Chaffort ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard ,Nostalgia, 2016, Courtesy de l'artiste et les Abattoirs © J.Chaffort ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard
From 19 july to 30 september 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
 
Jacques Monory, Dream Tiger, 1981, coll. les Abattoirs, Musée -Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp, Paris, 2017 ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
From 11 september to 31 october 2017
La Brique rouge, Toulouse
Vernissage, Saturday, September 23 at 5 pm
Cette exposition propose d’évoquer l’aventure de la couleur, à travers un choix d’œuvres des collections modernes et contemporaines des Abattoirs, Musée-Frac Occitanie Toulouse. Read more
 
From 5 to 22 october 2017
Musée Saint Raymond, Toulouse
The eighth edition of Jardins synthétiques explores in what ways the recent societal and technological changes have affected our relationship to matter. How is this loss of physical benchmarks perceived at a time of increasing militancy in favor of collaborative models, the relocation of means of production and ecological consciousness? Read more
 
Valère Costes, Karstic story, 2007, installation, coll. les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. Raoul Ermel
From 7 october to 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
 
Valerio Adami, Jazz, 1986 (détail), coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp ; photogr. Francisco Artigas
From 7 october to 19 november 2017
Salle Saint-Martin, Place Saint-Martin, Souillac (46)
Works of the collections of the Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse and the association "Contemporary Art in Pays de Saint-Céré". Read more
 
© Lucie Laflorentie, extrait de la performance tractée en écho au cinéma atmosphérique. Labège, 2016
From 14 october to 3 december 2017
Maison de la Vallée du Gijou, Lacaze (81) - Musée des Mégalithes, Murat-sur-Vèbre (81)
Vernissage on Friday, October 13 at 6:30 pm in the presence of the artist.
This exhibition aims to lead us towards a journey along the water and the peaks of the countryside of the Highlands of Languedoc, via the great theme of the history of art that is the landscape. Read more
 
Diorama. Julia Marti
From 14 october 2017 to 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
 
Graphisme: Alexis Susani (détail)
From 24 october to 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
 
Daniel Clochey, Suite pour violone, 1980, (détail), collection les Abattoirs-Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
From 3 november to 21 december 2017
Le Foyer d’Auterive, Centre social et culturel, Auterive (31)
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
 
Matthias Bruggmann, MG_8309, 2011, détail, collections les Abattoirs, Musée-Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. courtesy de l’artiste
From 7 november to 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
 
crédits : ARTF
From 23 november to 21 december 2017
École nationale d’aviation civile, Toulouse (31)
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
 
Etudiants du module d’ouverture "Dispositif d’Espace" (détail)
From 21 december 2017 to 15 april 2018
École nationale supérieure d’architecture, Toulouse (31)
Exhibitions at ENSA explore the school space and architecture of Candilis. This question is addressed through the work of artist Marie Sirgue, invited this year to participate in this reflection by selecting some works from the collection and creating a work "in situ" assisted by students. Read more