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

Past actions: 2018

  • S. Leonard avec les livres de Pierre David, Christof Nüssli + Christoph Oeschger, Erik Kessels, Elmar Mauch. Collection Médiathèque des Abattoirs, Musée - Frac Occitanie Toulouse © droits réservés
From 8 march to 19 may 2018
Médiathèque des Abattoirs
This exhibition, conceived from the collection of artists' books from the Médiathèque, has a double ambition: to insist on the essential place of the Médiathèque has a double ambition: to insist on the essential place of the document in the contemporary art and the book of artist. Plus d'infos
  • © Sylvie Leonard
Thursday, march 8, 2018 - 18:30
Médiathèque des Abattoirs - Entrée libre
Les Abattoirs media library offers a performance evening as part of Les Abattoirs Thursdays on the occasion of the inauguration of its new exhibition. Plus d'infos
Thursday, april 5, 2018 - 19:30
Médiathèque des Abattoirs - Free entry
As part of the vernissage "Gravité zéro"
Performance-conference on the journeys of a first novel that crosses those of the first man in space. Video projection, exhibits and CNES documents from Paris create surprising hypotheses, at the frontiers of the real and the fictitious. Plus d'infos
Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 18:00
les Abattoirs
On the occasion of this event, the museum proposes to discover a dynamic programming, a nocturnal at the same time festive and playful around the works of the five exhibitions in course at les Abattoirs. Plus d'infos
  • Groupe de recherche LabBooks (isdaT beaux-arts)
From 1 june to 13 july 2018
Médiathèque des Abattoirs
LabBooks is a research program that aims to broaden the notion of writing to all dimensions of editorial practice. The exhibition aims to both re-enact the work carried out in 2016-2017 by students from isdaT participating in this research project and to set up a context and tools to pursue and deepen it. Plus d'infos
From 21 september 2018 to 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. Plus d'infos
  • Mazaccio & Drowilal, "Vanitas, Still life with soft cursor", 2017 (détail)  © Mazaccio & Drowilal
Thursday, november 29, 2018 - 19:00
Bibliothèque des Abattoirs - Free entry
Mazaccio and Drowilal, winners of the Prix Mezzanine Sud, and their publisher RVB BOOKS present "The Happiness Project - A journey through Silicon Valley", their artist's book that restores in photos the subjective documentary of a trip to Silicon Valley. Plus d'infos
  • © S.Léonard
Thursday, december 13, 2018 - 19:00
Bibliothèque des Abattoirs - Free entry
Dernières parties, adaptation of a text by Béatrice Cussol, evokes the exile to an unknown island of women pursuing the utopia of a life without men. This poetic epic is revisited for the stage through a choral device: the author's voice is superimposed on those of readers scattered throughout the audience thus giving substance to the multiplicity of feminine lyrics that weave his story. Plus d'infos