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

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Daniela Alfarano, "Un giorno raccoglierò le mie piume e volerò via", crayon et graphite sur papier, 2017-19, photographie S. Léonard
From 21 July to 30 September 2020
MUC, Musée municipal Urbain Cabrol, Villefranche de Rouergue
The MUC hosts the extension of the exhibition "Viva Gino. A life in art" currently at the Abattoirs with a complementary presentation around the Italian scene supported by Gino and Davide Di Maggio. For the first time, works acquired by Gino Di Maggio (born in 1940), an Italian collector who promoted artists who turned the international art scene upside down from the 1950s to the 1960s, are presented. Read more
 
Antonio Saura, "Galeria de America, 1" (détail), 1983. Lithographie. Collection les Abattoirs, Musée – Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Succession Antonio Saura
From 24 July to 24 October 2020
Musée des Mégalithes, Murat-sur-Vèbre (81)
This exhibition offers a real face-to-face encounter through a selection of works from the collection, compared with the menhir statues conserved in the museum. In a harmonic ballad in which, as Baudelaire pointed out in his Correspondances, "perfumes, colours and sounds respond to each other", his examples of menhir statues cohabit in a crossover look with the contemporary works on display. Read more
 
Simone Villemeur-Deloume, "Le parachute", 1984, Photographie couleur, 30,2 x 40,1 cm, Collection les Abattoirs, Musée – Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés - Crédit photographique : Grand Rond Production
July 6 to October 31, 2020
Maison du Port, La Redorte (11)
Artists are architects of shadow, light and colour. Constructors, illusionists, revealing landscapes, fantasized, utopian spaces, they play with colours that influence our imagination and our perception of the environment. The exhibition proposes an original dialogue between works that cross questions of architecture in relation to the body and the poetic power of colours. Read more
 
Marc Fourquet, Sans titre, 1980, Gouache sur papier, 24 x 32 cm, Collection les Abattoirs, Musée – Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Droits réservés- Crédit photogr. : F. Artigas
September 13 to October 31, 2020
DRAWinternational Galeries 1 & 2, Caylus (82)
Language itself refers to others. When works of art, which can go beyond words, are made, they use a media process involving reflection and materiality. Thus transforming intentions into states and si-tuations, which present something new and refreshing. Not more of the same but a meaningful encounter with what is possible? Read more
 
Patrick Van Caeckenbergh, " Le Saisonnier", hiver 1999, détail, 168 x 100 cm, Collection du Frac Occitanie Montpellier
September 17 to November 1, 2020
Le Carmel, Tarbes (65)
This exhibition, imagined between homage and questioning at a time when ecological and biodiversity issues have become central, attempts to explore through contemporary works from the collection of les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie the richness of representations and the questions they can induce. Read more