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

Exposition à venir

Exposition à venir

À venir

Antonio Caro, Colombia Coca-Cola, 2007, Peinture émaillée sur laiton, dimensions: 104 x 146 x 4.8 cm, Collection Musée d’Antioquia, Medellín, Colombie – Copyright musée d’Antioquia
From 29 september 2017
les Abattoirs
Vernissage on Friday 29th September at 6.30pm
This exhibition,  presented for the first time in Europe, suggests broaching the recent history of Colombia through the eyes of its artists, for whom responding through art to the traumatisms and shockwaves provoked by the conflicts of recent decades has proven a necessity. Read more
 
  • Roland Topor, drawing published in Hara-Kiri in 1961, reprinted in silkscreen in the portfolio Tirage de Têtes, 2017 © Panique Publishers / Nicolas Topor
From 15 september 2017
Galerie des publics des Abattoirs - Free entry
Vernissage on Thursday 21/09 from 18h
After the tribute to the Bibliothèque Nationale de France with the exhibition Le monde selon Topor, the Fifigrot honors this prolific artist (drawings, illustrations, posters, animated films, television programs, sets and theatrical costumes ...). Read more
 
  • Hessie, Sans titre, 1978, (détail), broderie au fil bleu sur tissu, 77 x 159 cm © Hessie ; copyr. photo. Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI/Philippe Migeat/Dist. RMN-GP
From 29 september 2017
les Abattoirs
Opening on Friday, September 29 at 6:30 pm
A self-taught immigrant, Hessie was one of the rare artists of colour active on the French scene in the 1970s. From the late 1960s, she developed a singular body of work, transforming embroidery and collage into a message  for survival and feminism. Like other artists of her generation, she reappropriated this craft, predominantly practised by women, using it to create contemporary expressions with needle and thread. Read more