Slash Paris — Openings

Contemporary Art Guide and Agenda
  1. Rometti Costales — Cup or cat — adjust alliteration over cosmic t. a. z.
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    <b>Opening</b> — Jousse Entreprise — Art contemporain — Saturday, September 17, 2016 4 PM → 9 PM

    "Most certainly everything started with an unacknowledged misspelling of a word skimmed off the late afternoon fog, a bit recklessly. Maybe the listener was tired and didn’t put much attention to it. — Calvo, C. (1981).

  2. Vera Molnar — 1% de désordre ou la vulnérabilité de l’angle droit
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    <b>Opening</b> — Berthet – Aittouarès Gallery — Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 6 PM

    Cette exposition est un hommage à une grande dame de l’abstraction concrète, pionnière de la peinture assistée par ordinateur. De cette œuvre géométrique qui paraît ne laisser aucune place au désordre, elle révèle un léger décalage qui en fait le charme, l’aspect si fortement humain.

  3. Young Dubliners
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre culturel irlandais  — Thursday, November 10, 2016 6:30 PM → 8 PM

    London-based Dubliner Daragh Soden is a documentary artist who combines photography with prose, poetry, video and installation. Here, he captures the microcosmic world of young Dubliners on the verge of adulthood to explore universal themes of youth, identity and contemplation of the future.

  4. Chantal Akerman — Maniac Shadows
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    <b>Opening</b> — La Ferme du Buisson — Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 4 PM

    Auteure de films inoubliables, Chantal Akerman est une des artistes et cinéastes majeurs de ces cinquante dernières années. Imaginée avec elle avant sa disparition, cette exposition met en regard films historiques et installations récentes pour témoigner de son importance pour l’art contemporain.

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  5. Sean Scully — Metal
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    <b>Opening</b> — Lelong Gallery — Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 6 PM

    Metal is the name chosen by Sean Scully for his new exhibition at Galerie Lelong. With this word, he invites us to see the support hidden under the painting, exposing this material that reflects light, the central feature of his work. On these metals, the paint slides, the brush moves faster than on a canvas and the work as a whole becomes more animated.

  6. Zarina Hashmi — Life Lines
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    <b>Opening</b> — Jeanne Bucher Jaeger — Espace Marais Gallery — Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 3 PM

    The first Fall exhibition will be devoted to the recent works of Zarina Hashmi, represented by the gallery since 2008. The work of the artist, born in India in 1937 and referred to as Zarina, is made of a sophisticated fabric of diagrams and maps embodying the memory of a place, of an event, the memory of an atmosp…

  7. Malakoff mon amour
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    <b>Opening</b> — La maison des arts, centre d&#39;art contemporain de Malakoff  — Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 6 PM

    « Malakoff mon amour » propose le regard d’artistes issus de la scène suisse romande sur un monde en proie aux excès et aux hypertrophies de toutes sortes. Alors que Malakoff devient synonyme de bombe calorique, la maison des arts s’emplit d’œuvres explosives dont l’humour ou la rigueur formelle se font les véhicules du désarroi à peine déguisé d’une génération de créateurs.

  8. New Irish Works — PhotoIreland
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre culturel irlandais  — Thursday, November 10, 2016 6:30 PM → 8 PM

    PhotoIreland presents New Irish Works, a project that highlights the works of 20 emerging photographers in and from Ireland. Running alongside Paris Photo 2016, the presentation includes a solo exhibition of Daragh Soden’s latest work ‘Young Dubliners’ and is installed in the neighbouring gallery Espace Lhomond.

  9. The Souvenir Shop
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre culturel irlandais  — Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:30 PM → 8 PM

    One of the key leader of the Easter Rising, Tom Clarke had a tobacconist shop — a place of exchange and chatter, as well as a hub of ideas and purpose. His whole family and livelihood was involved in what the balance of Dublin city was — an outpost of Edwardian Britain’s Empire alongside a revolutionary movement that was part of a changing Europe.

  10. Gill Button — The Divine Marchesa
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    <b>Opening</b> — Less is More Projects — Saturday, October 1, 2016 4 PM → 9 PM

    Less is More Projects présente une sélection de nouveaux dessins de l’artiste et illustratrice Gill Button, réalisés depuis plus d’un an pour inspirer la collection Dries Van Noten. Les dessins s’inspirent de plusieurs portraits de l’excentrique marquise Casati, muse des amis et artistes de son temps comme Gabriele d’Annunzio.

    Less is More Projects is pleased to present a selection of new drawings by the London-based artist-illustrator Gill Button produced for more than a year to inspire Dries Van Noten’s Fall 2016 collection, which references eclectic heiress Marchesa Casati.

  11. Women
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre culturel irlandais  — Thursday, November 10, 2016 6 PM → 9 PM

    Born in Belfast and based in London since the 1990s, she is now internationally renowned for what she describes as “explorations of everyday experiences and observations of inner-city life from a female perspective”.

  12. The Hopeless End of a Great Dream
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre culturel irlandais  — Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:30 PM → 8 PM

    Using Trinity College Dublin as a backdrop, the film takes a number of forgotten episodes in Irish history as its starting point. Clarke grounds these episodes in the political present, so that they function as commentaries on the causes, effects, and ongoing ramifications of the current political climate in Ireland.

  13. Le monde est en panne d’une pensée pour le monde
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    <b>Opening</b> — Maëlle Galerie — Friday, September 16, 2016 6 PM → 9 PM

    The world is disillusioned. This is not about adopting a romantic and nostalgic position of a lost Golden Age, but to interpret this world through the lens of a history combining dramas, conflicts, wars and that seems to absorb our civilisation in the vortex of the chaos.

  14. Vernissage Build and Destroy — David De Beyter — Projet Big Bangers
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    <b>Opening</b> — CPIF — Centre photographique d’Ile-de-France — Saturday, October 8, 2016 3 PM → 7 PM

    The Centre Photographique d’Île-de-France presents “Build and Destroy”, the third part of David De Beyter’s “Big Bangers” exhibition series. David De Beyter is a young artist whose research, solidly grounded in the history of art, focuses on landscapes. He studies and records places that are often isolated and abandoned.

    Free shuttle from Paris Departure place de la Bastille at 2pm — Reservation required : 00 33 1 70 05 49 80 Arrival back in Paris at 7pm. RÉSEAU RELAIS / Opening CPIF > Closing Ferme du Buisson The public opening will be followed by a two voices visit of the exhibition Kapwani Kiwanga : Ujamaa at la Ferme du Buisson. Transportation by shuttle

  15. Sandrine Rondard — Les heures avant la nuit
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    <b>Opening</b> — Under construction gallery — Saturday, October 15, 2016 6 PM → 9 PM

    Armée de son téléphone, l’artiste photographie le paysage plongé dans un état flottant où les définitions s’évaporent. Des dizaines et des dizaines d’images sont prises d’une manière spontanée, mouvante, pour ne jamais fixer cet espace instable et fragile. La méthode, volontairement sauvage et incontrôlée, engendre l’erreur, le flou…

  16. Eblouissement — Exposition collective
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    <b>Opening</b> — Centre d&#39;Art Contemporain Chanot CACC — Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 6 PM

    L’exposition rassemble des artistes de toutes générations proposant d’éprouver les figures de l’éblouissement qu’il soit éclairé, sensoriel ou vertigineux, par des de gestes discrets, des pièces lumineuses. Des couchers de soleil aux environnements saisissants le visiteur est convié à un voyage au pays des sensations, d’un absolu illimité.

  17. Ma Desheng — Ma Ding
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    <b>Opening</b> — A2Z Art Gallery — Saturday, October 22, 2016 6 PM → 11 PM

    A2Z Art Gallery is proud and happy to announce the upcoming solo exhibition of the leader of the first movement vanguard of Chinese contemporary art, MA Desheng. “My Ding” is an exceptional exhibition of a series of paintings that have never been shown before to the public, who will discover the desires and frustrations of Ma Desheng.

  18. Hom Nguyen — Inner Cry
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    <b>Opening</b> — A2Z Art Gallery — Saturday, September 17, 2016 6 PM → 11 PM

    A2Z Art Gallery announces its upcoming solo exhibition in September entitled “Inner cry”. The gallery presents the work of Hom Nguyen, following the series “Sans Repères”, immersed in multiples emotions of yelling cries.

  19. Daniel Dewar & Grégory Gicquel — Stoneware murals
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    <b>Opening</b> — Loevenbruck Gallery — Thursday, September 15, 2016 6 PM → 9 PM

    Étudiant la sculpture avec un enthousiasme perpétuel de néophytes, Dewar & Gicquel la prennent comme un problème à résoudre et la dissèquent impitoyablement pour en exprimer au grand jour les abominables paradoxes.

  20. Didier Fiuza Faustino, Till Roeskens, Laurent Tixador. Sur des territoires fluides.
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    <b>Opening</b> — La Maréchalerie — Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6 PM

    La Maréchalerie, centre d’art contemporain de l’Ecole d’Architecture de Versailles accueille Didier Fiuza Faustino, Till Roeskens, et Laurent Tixador. Réunissant vidéos, sculptures, installation et performances, l’exposition donne à voir des expériences nourries du monde, de l’utopie, du paysage, de la ville et de ses emblèmes.