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

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Michel Blazy, Mur de poils de carotte, 2000, collection les Abattoirs musée -Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp, Paris, 2018 ; photogr. Sylvie Leonard
Derniers jours
Through 21 october 2018
Five médiathèques in Ariège
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
 
Liu Jia, Le troisième oeil, 2006, collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, installation, dim. variables © droits réservés ; photogr. Aloïse Winocq
Through 28 october 2018
Abbaye de Beaulieu-en-Rouergue, Ginals (82)
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
 
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)
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
 
Virginie Loze (1970), Sans-titre, 2017. Acrylique sur papier. 65 x 50 cm. ©Virginie Loze
Through 31 october 2018
La Brique Rouge, Toulouse (31)
This exhibition proposes to return to the art of drawing, multi-faceted and whose characteristics and fields of expression are constantly being renewed, through a selection of works from modern and contemporary collections of les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse. Read more
 
Claude Levêque, "Autour de la maison", 1987, collection les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Adagp, Paris, 2018 ; photogr. S. Léonard
Through 18 november 2018
Salle Saint-Martin, place Saint-Martin, Souillac
For the second consecutive year, the community of communes Cauvaldor associates with les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse to install in the heart of the salle Saint-Martin of Souillac, a selection of contemporary works which puts in honor the machine and the movement in all its states, echoing the Musée de l'Automate of Souillac. Read more
 
Johan Decaix, "Projet Étoile", photo extraite de l’œuvre, collection de l’Observatoire de l’Espace du CNES, dépot aux Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Johan Decaix
Through 18 november 2018
Lavardens
Opening on Saturday 17th November at 5pm
On the occasion of the Frac week-end, the Abattoirs associated with the art nOmad artist collective, settle in the heart of the Gers, in the commune of Lavardens, for an artistic project with multiple forms. Read more
 
Mordecaï Moreh, Réjouissances populaires, visuel libre de droits
Through 25 november 2018
Musée des mégalithes de Murat sur Vèbre (81)
Opening on October 12 at 18:30
Artists from the collection of les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse. Read more