Institut d’Art Contemporain
11 rue du Docteur Dolard, 69100 Villeurbanne
11 September to 13 November 2011
Opening: Sunday 11 September 2011
Docks Art Fair 2011
International contemporary art fair
Quai Rambaud, 69002 Lyon
13 to 18 September 2011
Les Enfants Terribles
Lowbrow & Pop Surrealism Exhibition
Le Plateau Exhibition Space
Rhône-Alpes Regional Council
1, Esplanade François Mitterrand, 69002 Lyon
September 15 to December 31, 2011
Antoine de Galbert, collectionneur
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon
20 place des Terreaux, 69001 Lyon
16 September 2011 to 2 January 2012
Responding to Sylvie Ramond’s proposal, Antoine de Galbert, collector and founder of the Maison Rouge in Paris, kindles a conversation between one hundred or so pieces from his own collection of old, modern and contemporary art with those of the 20th-century department at Lyon’s museum of fine arts.
Couvent de la Tourette
10 September to 6 November 2011
This English artist takes over the interior of the convent designed by Le Corbusier and Xenakis, and creates specific paintings that light up a world half tamed by the architect and by the musician – from the chapel to the conventional spaces.
Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne Métropole
La Terrasse, 42006 Saint-Etienne
14 October 2011 to 5 February 2012
Opening: 14 October 2011
Bertrand Lavier is creating a new monumental installation for the city’s museum of modern art. His intent? To fundamentally transform the main central hall, once again challenging categories, casting doubt on our certainties, and toying with pretence.
Les 25 ans du CAP Saint-Fons
Centre d’Arts Plastiques de Saint-Fons
Centre Léon Blum, Place du Pentacle, 69195 Saint-Fons
3 September 2011 to 13 January 2012
Founded in 1986 by Jean-Claude Guillaumon, the visual arts centre in Saint-Fons, a south-east Lyon suburb, celebrates its 25th birthday with two monographic exhibitions devoted to Pierre-Olivier Arnaud and Sarah Tritz, and also presents its own collection at La Médiathèque in Feyzin and at the Musée Urbain Tony Garnier in Lyon. Featured artists include: Ben, John Armleder, Olivier Mosset, Gottfried Honegger, François Morellet, Carlos Cruz Diez, Peter Downsbrough...
Mai-Thu Perret: The Adding Machine
Le Magasin – Centre National d’Art Contemporain de Grenoble
155 Cours Berriat, 38000 Grenoble
9 October 2011 to 1 January 2012
Opening: Saturday 8 October 2011
The first major solo exhibition in France by the Swiss artist, The Adding Machine presents sculptures, installations, paintings, videos and performances that reflect the diverse range of Mai-Thu Perret’s approach to art
Fort du Bruissin de Francheville
15 september 2011 to 5 february 2012 included.
Opening : Friday 16th september 2011, 18h30.