The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Thursday, April 17, 2014


Centre Pompidou Announces Five Week Festival of Artistic Encounters
The festival offers a privileged opportunity to renew our perception of creation and contemporary issues.
PARIS.- From October 21st until November 23rd 2009, the Centre Pompidou’s new festival invites a wide-ranging audience to discover today’s creation in all its shapes and colours.

A time of excitement. The festival offers five weeks of daily programmes: exhibitions, shows, conferences, screenings, living paintings, concerts and performances punctuate the programme of this continuous laboratory.

A time of artistic encounters. The festival offers the Centre Pompidou’s crossdisciplinary identity to contemporary creators in order to help them in their quest to break down barriers.

A time of emergence. At the heart of the art scene’s debates, the festival asserts the Centre Pompidou’s involvement with artists whose artworks offer new forms of expression and contributes to the renewal of the language of exhibition and performance.

It offers a privileged opportunity to renew our perception of creation and contemporary issues.

In the heart of the festival, in the heart of the Centre Pompidou and in the heart of the city, the Galerie Sud welcomes a set of artworks in Heimo Zobernig’s flexible scenography. Among the artists taking part in the festival are: Carsten Höller, Andrea Blum, Jorge Pardo, Manfred Pernice, tobias rehberger, Franz West and Zlatan Vulkosavljevic, Olivier Vadrot and Cocktail Designers. As many different sites to be freely explored by the visitor…

The stage settings, also created by Heimo Zobernig, allow daily performances that add rhythm to the festival programme’s constant renewal : Bruits de bouche, performance conferences, Rosebud, tableaux vivants, objets Vidéo Non Identifiés. Among the daily guests: Donatienne Michel-Dansac, Eduard Escoffet, Jean-Philippe Antoine, Andrea Fraser, Olivier Cadiot, Emmanuelle Pireyre, Ulla von Brandenburg, Rachel Peupke, Semiconductor…

Today’s painting in thirty pictures will offer a daily foray into the latest trends in painting. Among the artists: John Tremblay, Edi Hila, Anselm Reyle, Sarah Morris, Yan Pei-Ming, Elizabeth Peyton…

Designing original communication tools and signs, Pierre Leguillon is also “the man of thresholds and crossings”. His Teatrino Palermo (a reconstruction of blinky Palermo’s theatre) will offer a selection of short pieces with regular interludes. Among the participants: Patricia Falguières, Conny Purtill, Boris Chamatz, Clément Rodzielsky, Cécile Bart, Philippe Millot…

To counterbalance the Galerie Sud’s programme, l’Espace 315 is in the hands of Sophie Perez and Xavier Boussiron. They understand it as a space that can house miscellaneous shows, “a cross between a walkway, a lobby and a theatre hall” that breaks down the barriers between the various artistic areas. Among the participants: Philippe Katerine, Rita Gombrowicz, Marie-France, Charles Pennequin & Jean-François Pauvros…

The festival will be also based in the Centre Pompidou’s forum, with Olivier Bardin and Davide Balula’s special programme for the Café Mezzanine. In the foyer, an exceptional new show of dance-video through almost two hundred films, around Vincent Lamouroux’s Sol which unfolds beneath the visitor’s and invited choreographs’ feet. Finally, a set of shows in the Grande Salle completes this varied programme. Among the guests: Elmgreen & Dragset, Stars like fleas and In Famous Carousel…

Thanks to the support of the Centre des Monuments Nationaux, the festival also takes place beyond the Centre Pompidou, in the weapon hall of the Conciergerie, by inviting Christian Rizzo to present an exceptional collection of sixty artworks which show every facet of the human body as a counterpoint of the Centre Pompidou’s various shows and Live happenings. Artists are announced like Valérie Belin, Shary Boyle, Steven Gontarski, Berlinde de Bruyckere and Ai Weiwei…

Centre Pompidou | Donatienne Michel-Dansac | Eduard Escoffet | Jean-Philippe Antoine | Andrea Fraser | Olivier Cadiot | Emmanuelle Pireyre | Ulla von Brandenburg | Rachel Peupke |


Today's News

July 17, 2009

Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí Acquires Important Early Work by the Master of Surrealism

Victoria & Albert Museum Announces Decode: Digital Design Sensations

Intimate Installation Highlights a Group of Nine Exceptional Early Modern European Paintings

The Discovery of Spain British Artists and Collectors: Goya to Picasso Opens at National Gallery

Neue Galerie Focuses on Oskar Kokoschka and Also Shows a Selection from the Permanent Collection

Grandson of TV Pioneer Offers World's Largest Private Collection of Pre War Televisions for Sale

Centre Pompidou Announces Five Week Festival of Artistic Encounters

Tiffany's Artistic Innovations Explored in Exhibition of Blown Favrile Glass Works at The Corning Museum

Van Gogh Museum Launches 'Ronald de Leeuw Research Grant'

The RISD Museum of Art to Present The Brilliant Line: Following the Early Modern Engraver

Ceramic and Lithic Vestiges Located at Las Labradas, Sinaloa

MCA Presents International Pairing Project Between Louisa Bufardeci & Zon Ito

The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Joins Bank of America Museum on Us Program

Appointment of New Director of the Royal Collection

Amon Carter Museum Receives Grants from King Foundation and Erwin E. Smith Foundation

The Montclair Art Museum Names Seven New Trustees

"Heroes of Horticulture" Photography Exhibition, Archival Photos of Reynolda Estate Open

The "Bittersweet" Struggle of the Bracero Is Revealed in a New Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

Colombia's Nereo Shows his Photos in Spain

Bonhams Appoints Paul Inho Song Director, Coins and Banknotes

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- 'World's oldest message in a bottle', tossed in sea 101 years ago, reaches granddaughter

2.- East-West/West-East: Qatar unveils desert sculpture by American artist Richard Serra

3.- Ming-era 'chicken cup' sells for $36.05 million breaking record for Chinese porcelain

4.- United States pastor Kevin Sutherland convicted over Damien Hirst fake paintings

5.- Major exhibition at Pinacothèque de Paris explores the myth of Cleopatra

6.- Fondation Vincent van Gogh Arles opens with inaugural exhibition "Van Gogh Live!"

7.- Landmark exhibition opens in New York exploring the ancient kingdoms of Southeast Asia

8.- Palm-sized scroll that mentions Jesus's wife is ancient: Harvard Theological Review

9.- Hitler's wife Eva Braun may have had Jewish ancestry: British television documentary

10.- Bonhams to sell Madame de Pompadour's favourite porcelain which surfaced in Devon after 350 years

Related Stories



Centre Pompidou Foundation appoints Sylvia Chivaratanond as the first Adjunct Curator of American Art

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec: Bivouac open exhibition at the Centre Pompidou-Metz

Jeff Koons Releases Design Concept for BMW Art Car to be Presented at Centre Pompidou

Centre Pompidou Shows Fifty Large-Format Paintings in Tribute to Lucian Freud

First Solo Exhibition in a Major European Institution for Jim Hodges

Pompidou Celebrates Pierre Soulages, Indisputably the Greatest Living French Painter

Centre Pompidou Presents Marcel Duchamp Prize 2008 Winner: Laurent Grasso's The Horn Perspective

First Large-scale Presentation of Philippe Parreno's Work in France Since 2002 at Centre Pompidou

Centre Pompidou Dedicates Exhibition to Women: elles@centrepompidou



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Rmz. - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site