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

Exposition en cours

Exposition en cours

En cours

Through 21 october 2018
les Abattoirs
A free festival dedicated to contemporary creation in all its forms, Le Printemps de Septembre invests every two years nearly 25 partner locations in Toulouse, in its agglomeration and in the Occitanie region. Its Fracas et Frêles Bruits edition brings together the works of nearly 80 international artists, many of whom will be produced specifically for their venues. Read more
  • Jacqueline de Jong, Potato Lovers Towards the Milky Way, 2017, (détail), collection les Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse, impression digitale © Jacqueline de Jong ; courtesy Galerie Château Shatto, (L.A), et l’artiste ; photogr. Renato Ghiazza
Through 13 january 2019
les Abattoirs
This first French retrospective by Dutch artist Jacqueline de Jong (born in 1939) offers a panorama of her creation since her historic artworks of the 1960s, her membership as an International Situationist, her role as editor of The Situationist Times and her participation in the events of May ‘68, through to her most recent works – paintings, books or jewellery. Read more
  • Béatrice Cussol, N°499, aquarelle et encre,140 x 140cm,12.03.2010, photo. Claire Dorn
Through 9 february 2019
Bibliothèque des Abattoirs
The Bibliothèque des Abattoirs hosts an exhibition dedicated to Béatrice Cussol. Renowned for her drawings, the artist (born in Toulouse in 1970) is invited to occupy the venue, as well as presenting a collection on books, including her novels and some of her collage notebooks, acquired last year by Les Abattoirs. Read more
  • David Claerbout, "The Quiet Shore", 2011, projection vidéo à canal unique, NB, muet, 32’32 © Adagp, Paris, 2018, courtesy David Claerbout et Galeries Sean Kelly, New York, Untilthen, Paris, Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich
Through 10 february 2019
les Abattoirs
The exhibition is firmly rooted in a broader history of photography, film, and video. Devised in two parts, it analyses the transition from the analogue image on film to dematerialised digital creation. Read more


Marie-Luce Nadal, "Faire pleurer les Nuages", 2015, performance. Courtesy de l’artiste. Ph: Yohann Gozard
From 8 november 2018
les Abattoirs
The prix Mezzanine Sud awarded by the Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse accompanies and highlights artists in the field of contemporary artistic creation since 2014. It thus rewards three young artists of Occitania by participating in the exhibition " Mezzanine Sud "organized annually by the Abattoirs on their Toulouse site. Read more