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

Archives : 2017

Archives : 2017

From 2 february to 28 may 2017
les Abattoirs
Opening Thursday 2 February at 18:00
The 40th anniversary of the Centre Pompidou is an opportunity to present for the first time in Toulouse a collection of Nouveau Realist works. Read more
 
From 2 february to 22 april 2017
Resource Centre of les Abattoirs
Opening on Thursday February 2nd at 6 pm
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Centre Pompidou, the Resource Centre of les Abattoirs will turn into a time machine for a 1977 revival. Read more
 
  • Kevin Rouillard, Extrait (tole, choc) Bouclier tortue fragment © Kevin Rouillard
From 2 february to 28 may 2017
les Abattoirs
Opening Thursday 2 February at 18:00
Les Abattoirs has invited several French and international artists to take part in the exhibition celebrating Nouveau Réalisme, held for the 40th anniversary of the Centre Pompidou. Read more
 
  • Daniel Spoerri, "Alpha-Omega", 1992-93, collection Daniel Cordier @Adagp
From 2 february to 3 september 2017
les Abattoirs
Daniel Spoerri (born 1930), founding member of Nouveau Réalisme, will be taking over the basement of les Abattoirs. Rather than just a historical presentation, he designed “les dadas des deux Daniel”, a vast cabinet of curiosities comprising his works, his ethnographic collection and the Daniel Cordier collection; given to the Pompidou Centre and on loan here at les Abattoirs. Read more
 
  • Sentimental Product by Joël Andrianomearisoa
From 2 february to 28 may 2017
les Abattoirs
Joël Andrianomearisoa has created a Boutique Sentimentale in nearly every space of the museum. In the resource centre, his "Bibliothèque sentimentale" plays on the nature of the place to arouse emotion – games of love and games of chance. He will lead you on an intimate journey through different parts of the museum, from the restaurant to the book shop, passing by the courtyards and even the surrounding streets. Read more
 
  • LabBooks, Pour l’un dit, 2017 (détail), photo Liza Maignan
From 1 june to 13 july 2017
Médiathèque des Abattoirs
The exhibition, which is based on a recent publication by the research group (Pour l'un dit, edited by isdaT, 2017), aims both at restoring the work carried out in 2016-2017 by the participants in this project and Put in place a context and tools to pursue and deepen it. Read more
 
  • Guillaume Bresson, Sans titre, 2013-2017 (détail), Courtesy Guillaume Bresson et Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris / Bruxelles
From 24 june to 3 september 2017
les Abattoirs, Ground Floor
Opening 24 June at 11:30
This exhibition brings together historical works from the collection, recent acquisitions, and the response of artists invited to question the gesture in art today: paint like I move? Like I dance? Like I bleed? Like I live? Read more
 
  • Carolee Schneemann, Precarious, 2009. Edition 1/6 + 2 EA. Galerie Lelong New York 2016
From 24 june to 3 september 2017
les Abattoirs
Girl scout of a generation of feminist artists, pioneer of the performance and relationship between cinema and art, Carolee Schneemann was the attentive and committed witness of the conflicts of her time. In his recent creations, the artist, laureate of the Golden Lion of the Venice Biennale, stages the flow of images and music in the service of his involvement in this video installation that has just been acquired by les Abattoirs. Read more
 
  • Judit Reigl, New York, janvier 2002. Dépôt du Fonds de dotation Judit Reigl, Marcoussis aux Abattoirs ©Adagp, 2017 ; photogr. Philippe Boudreaux
From 24 june to 3 september 2017
les Abattoirs
Judit Reigl, a recent winner of the AWARE Award, has developed a singular artistic path between abstraction and figuration between surrealism and method since the 1950s when she was spotted in Paris by André Breton after her flight from Hungary. Her work, conceived in series, knew to embrace great moments of the history of the art (surrealism, abstraction gestuelle, representation of the 11 of September) while remaining faithful to his personal commitment. 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 to 24 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