Anne and Patrick Poirier, "Danger zone", 2001. Neon and various materials. 7 m x 3,5 m. Claudine and Jean-Marc Salomon collection. Photo: Anne and Patrick Poirier. © ADAGP, Paris 2016.
"Archaeology of the present" (Museum collection). Visual communication. © klar agency, 2015.
Jérémy Demester. View of the exhibition. Foreground : "Ras Me Le Mi Chaka", 2014. Etching. 22 x 16 cm. Courtesy of the artist and gallery Max Hetzler, Berlin | Paris. Photo: Charlotte Piérot/SEM 2016.
Marco Tirelli. View of the exhibition. Courtesy of the artist. Photo: Charlotte Piérot/SEM 2016.
JULY 2ND 2016 - JANUARY 29TH 2017
++ ANNE AND PATRICK POIRIER, "DANGER ZONES"
Discover the first retrospective exhibition of Anne and Patrick Poirier in France. Monumental installations, sculptures, photographs, and polymorphic works will make you dive into the amazing world of this couple of artists, whose work focuses on memory and the exploration of history.
MARCH 5TH 2016 - OCTOBER 1ST 2017
++ "ARCHÉOLOGIE DU PRÉSENT" (ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE PRESENT), MUSEUM COLLECTION
Explore the place of objects through prevailing artistic movements of the 20th and 21st centuries in this exhibition of some 150 works from the Museum's collection (paintings, drawings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, videos...).
Curiouser and curiouser... let yourself be guided!
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NOVEMBER 5TH 2016 - JANUARY 15TH 2017
++ JÉRÉMY DEMESTER, "33 ENGRAVINGS FOR BENJI'S REVENGE"
Let yourself be carried away in an unusual immersive experience. The winner of the 7th Prix des Partenaires Jérémy Demester offers for his first museum exhibition over fifty new paintings and etchings imbued with a spiritual dimension.
NOVEMBER 5TH 2016 - JANUARY 29TH 2017
++ MARCO TIRELLI
Marvel at over 400 archive drawings by Italian artist Marco Tirelli. His pictures, models, and fragments reveal the world which inspire the artist for his paintings. Like a curiosity cabinet, the whole set is exhibited in one single space that resembles a small baroque museum.
NOVEMBER 5TH 2016 - FEBRUARY 12TH 2017
++ MARINE JOATTON, "UN AIR DE FAMILLE" (A FAMILY RESEMBLANCE)
Dive into Marine Joatton’s world of fantasy. Populated by strange beings, the exhibition entitled "Un air de famille" presents the latest works of the artist: paintings and drawings in pastel. The emotion is overwhelming.
MARCH 9TH 2017
++ "POPCORN - DESIGN, ART AND CINEMA", MUSEUM COLLECTION
Explore the links between design, art, and film. On the occasion of the 10th International Design Biennial of Saint Etienne in 2017, the "POPCORN" exhibition presents works of art, photographs, objects, and films.
Alexandra Midal, curator and professor of History and Theory of Design at HEAD-Geneva,
Sébastien Delot, heritage curator, head of the Museum's collections department.
++ JAUME PLENSA
Check out the impressive sculptures of the Catalan artist Jaume Plensa in the central hall of the museum.
++ PETER MARTENSEN, "RAVAGE"
Enjoy the paintings, drawings, and recent works by the Danish artist, whose works were presented by the Museum in the spring of 2016 in the collective exhibition “Intrigantes incertitudes” [Intriguing uncertainties].
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