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

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Visuel : Maya Rochat, A Rock Is A River, Meta love in blue - 2018 © Maya Rochat, Courtesy Lily Robert
Summer 2018
Around the Canal du Midi between Montpellier and Toulouse
The second edition of Horizons d’eaux takes place in ten sites around the canal. The exhibitions, realized by les Abattoirs, Museum - Frac Occitanie Toulouse and Frac Occitanie Montpellier, reveal the richness of the contemporary art heritage of the Occitan region Frac and its ability to dialogue with the great work of the Canal du Midi, registered in the Unesco World Heritage. Read more
 
Maya Rochat, "Living in a painting / Painting is a show"
Through 27 july 2018
Navigation of Dieupentale (82) in Villeneuve-Lès-Maguelone (34)
Inauguration Sunday, June 24 at 19pm
Artistic creation for the barge Le Tourmente, boat transformed into a sailing scene on the Canal de Midi, as part of the Festival Convivencia. Read more
 
Claude Cattelain, "Dessin répétitif", (2015 - 04 - 08), (détail), 2015 © droits réservés
Through 27 july 2018
Musée des mœurs et des coutumes, Espalion (12)
Contemporary art course with Claude Cattelain, Pierre Fichet, Philippe Lamy. Read more
 
Antoni Clavé, "Volem l'estatut", 1977, huile sur papier froissé marouflé sur bois, Collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp, Paris, 2018 ; photogr. Auriol-Gineste
Through 27 july 2018
Espace Afiac, Fiac (81)
Performance and opening on Friday, May 4 from 19:00
With Antoni Clavé, Josep Ucles, Susana Solano, Jaume Plensa. Read more
 
Atelier Van Lieshout, Tampa Skull, 1998, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse ©Atelier Van Lieshout ; photogr. André Morin
Through 25 august 2018
Pavillon Blanc Henri Molina, Colomiers (31)
With AAA Corp, Atelier van Lieshout, N55 Read more
 
Through 31 august 2018
Assier Castle, Assier (46)
Assier Castle is home to poetic works from Joël Andrianomearisoa's series "The wind blows on your heart" in a unique installation, adapted to the context of a historical monument. Read more
 
Yohann Gozard, Sans titre (de la série Wonderpools), 18 mars 2012, collection les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie  Toulouse © Y. Gozard ; photogr. courtesy de l’artiste.
Through 16 september 2018
Office de tourisme du Somail, Le Somail, Saint-Nazaire-d’Aude (11)
Opening on July 17th at 6.30 pm followed by the Festival Convivencia concert
Trainer and sculptor of training, it is finally towards photography that leans Yohann Gozard (1977, lives and works in Toulouse). From this learning, Yohann Gozard has kept a keen sense of composition and color that gives his images a striking pictoriality. The neglected urban spaces, invariably seized at night, are her privileged terrain. Read more
 
Pierre Alechinsky - Théâtre pacifique - 1978 - lithographie (détail) © Adagp, Paris, 2018
Through 30 september 2018
Espace Gilbert Alauzet, Rieupeyroux (12)
Opening on Friday, June 22 at 19:00
Les Abattoirs team up with the cultural center of Rieupeyroux for this exceptional exhibition of the painter Pierre Alechinksy, born in 1927, founding member of Cobra. Read more
 
Michel Blazy, Mur de poils de carotte, 2000, collection les Abattoirs musée -Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp, Paris, 2018 ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard
Through 21 october 2018
Five médiathèques in Ariège
Opening Saturday, July 21, preceded at 5 pm by a conference at Médiathéque de Fabas
The media libraries of Couserans offer a course of contemporary art, on the sites of Massat, Seix, Aulus-les-Bains, Lorp-Sentaraille and Fabas, with works lent by les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse. Addressing the theme of biodiversity, the selected works question the wealth and fragility of the Earth, the ecological catastrophes and the horizons that remain. Read more
 
Clément Thomas, International Bleu Marine, 1988 (détail), collection les Abattoirs Musée – Frac Occitanie Toulouse, peinture, photogr. Francisco Artigas
Through 28 october 2018
Mairie d'Ayguesvives (31)
Opening on Monday, July 9 at 18:30 followed by the Festival Convivencia concert
By mobilizing color, artists question the way it fits into our visual imagination. It is the subject of all plastic experiments and also an opportunity to tell a visual story. The artists set up a game of references with the spectator and remind that the conquest of the color remains one of the fundamental stakes of the art. Read more
 
Liu Jia, Le troisième oeil, 2006, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, installation, dim. variables © droits réservés ; photogr. Aloïse Winocq
Through 28 october 2018
Fort Saint-André, Villeneuve Lez Avignon (30) - Abbaye de Beaulieu-en-Rouergue, Ginals (82) - Château d'Assier, Assier (46)
This new program combines three National Monuments of Occitania, les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse and Frac Occitanie Montpellier, in unpublished exhibitions gathering works from the two Frac d'Occitanie. The choice of contemporary art collections is based on the history and peculiarities of each site and initiates a dialogue with these monumental architectures. Read more
 
Liu Jia, Le troisième oeil, 2006, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, installation, dim. variables © droits réservés ; photogr. Aloïse Winocq
Through 31 october 2018
Abbaye de Beaulieu-en-Rouergue, Ginals (82)
Opening Saturday, June 2 at 16:30
A procession of strange white creatures crosses the nave of Beaulieu Abbey. This is the monumental work of the Chinese artist Liu Jia (born in 1982), entitled Le troisième œil, kept in the collections of the Abattoirs. Read more