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

Archives : 2018

Archives : 2018

Rêver l’obscur, Pascal Lièvre 2018 Coproduction Espace Croisé
From 14 february to 21 april 2018
Quai des Arts, Cugnaux (31)
This exhibition highlights the strength of writing and gesture through a selection of major and monumental works from les Abattoirs collections. Judit Reigl and Georges Mathieu invent an abstract and powerful writing, while Ben, Jimmie Durham and Pascal Lièvre stage the words to create new forms of manifestos, for territorial identity, environment and feminism. Read more
 
Michel Cure / Photo (détail) : Grand rond Production © droits réservés
From 11 january to 28 february 2018
Médiathèque Grand M, Toulouse
As you enter the forest, you change your scale and change your world. We navigate among the trees, between the infinitely large and the infinitely small, between the imaginary world of childhood and that of botanical observation. It is here that the selected works invite you to the collections of les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse Read more
 
Kevin Rouillard, Extrait (tôle, choc) (détail) Les dadas des deux Daniel, Jaune, 2017, bidon en acier peint aplani, martelé et encadré, 183,5 x 257 cm © Kevin Rouillard, courtesy Galerie T. Bernard, Paris ; photogr. S.Léonard
From 13 january to 24 february 2018
La Maison des Vins et du Tourisme, Fronton (31)
An exploration of the different facets of the notion of "work", which can both designate the process of creating the artist in the secret of his workshop, but also the way in which his practice and his reflection nourish each other, and finally the very action of shaping matter from its status as a silent and inanimate object to that of a full-fledged work. Read more
 
Jacques Fournel, Bourreau des cœurs (détail), 1984, coll. les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © Jacques Fournel ; photogr. Auriol- Gineste
From 22 february to 28 april 2018
Médiathèque de Fonsorbes (31)
The exhibition highlights one of the great genres of the history of art, that of portraiture. It brings together a selection of works by major artists of the twentieth century that allows us to explore our time by evoking, beyond the individual, the history of our post-modern societies and the relationship of the artist with his own image and that of his models. Read more
 
Abba Mao, vidéo 2001, Pascal Lièvre © ADAGP, Paris, 2018
From 10 march to 13 may 2018
Moulin, Saint-Rémy & Atelier Blanc, Villefranche-de-Rouergue (12)
For the majority of us, economic language and science are sources of misunderstanding, and therefore a subject of choice for artists. The works in this exhibition highlight how the economy, the stock market, their results or the theories that accompany them, are omnipresent in a globalized contemporary world and in crisis, and have even become for everyone, expert or neophyte, topics of daily. Read more
 
Hicham Berrada, "Masse et martyr", 2017. © Hicham Berrada. Photo. C. Brossais. Courtesy the artist and kamel mennour, Paris/London
From 17 march to 20 may 2018
Musée et Jardins du Canal du Midi, Revel (31)
The artist Hicham Berrada is an inventor of landscapes with a scientific and poetic approach. In his aquariums and videos, he stages the changes and metamorphoses of an activated "nature", chemically or mechanically. Read more
 
Arthur Tjatitjarra Robertson, "Tjiwjtjiva swamp", (détail), août 2003, coll. les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, acrylique sur toile, 112 x 136 cm © droits réservés ; photogr. courety Galerie Stéphane Jacob, Paris
From 6 april to 1 june 2018
PAC / Château de la Falgalarié, Aussillon (81)
A school art project led by the PAC d’Aussillon with the School Jules Ferry of Aussillon and works from les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse collection, around the theme of the map-planisphere. Read more
 
Perrine Lievens, Vue, 2006 - 2009, néons, 94 x 156 x 94 cm. Collection FRAC Occitanie Montpellier. Visuel : FRAC OM.
From April 9 to June 9, 2018
Le Carmel, Tarbes (65)
Often criticized and abused, the urban space is above all the place of all sociability. Place of sharing, exchange, commerce, culture, "Cœur de ville" tries to pay tribute to him in a utopian perspective via the sometimes amused look that some contemporary artists have been able to bring to him. Read more
 
© Olivier Vigouroux
From 2 may to 30 june 2018
Temple des Bordes-sur-Arize (09)
Echoing the ephemeral production of budding artists from EN PLEIN'ART, Jaipat and Les Abattoirs have gathered for two months the works of 9 contemporary artists. Whether inspired by water, air or just a little bit of nature, these are 14 elementary drifts that force us into powerful worlds combining real and abstraction in a wide variety of shades, shapes and nuances. 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
From 4 may to 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
 
Carmelo Zagari, "Girafe arquine", 1990, acrylique sur toile, Collection les Abattoirs - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés ; photogr. Grand Rond Production
From 15 may to 30 june 2018
Salle d'Exposition d'Odyssud, Blagnac (31)
Discover the collections of les Abattoirs and realize your own chimeras through tactile and visual workshops. Read more
 
From 2 to 30 june 2018
Château de Madirac, Marsolan, Pont de Lartigue, Condom (32)
Opening on Friday, June 1st at 18:00
Offering annual artistic tours in the heart of Gers, this festival offers you the opportunity to rediscover remarkable sites. Read more
 
Claude Cattelain, "Dessin répétitif", (2015 - 04 - 08), (détail), 2015 © droits réservés
From 16 june to 27 july 2018
Musée des mœurs et des coutumes, Espalion (12)
Contemporary art course with Claude Cattelain, Pierre Fichet, Philippe Lamy. Read more
 
Maya Rochat, "Living in a painting / Painting is a show"
From 24 june to 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
 
From 7 to 8 july 2018
Saint-Pons-de-Thomières
Guided tour of Saint Pons revisiting its heritage through contemporary art and live show, humor and derision. Cultural marathon in the form of a pedestrian and performative circuit. Read more