Jean Dubuffet

Art - Jean Dubuffet

Cultural, Conference in Montauban

  • The cultural association of the Abbey of Beaulieu-en-Rouergue invites you to discover Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985), in partnership with the Espace des Augustins.

  • Painter, sculptor, plastic artist, musician, Jean Dubuffet, a great figure in the collection of the Abbey of Beaulieu, is a major artist of the 20th century. "The important thing is to be against it," he wrote in his "Asphyxiating Culture". In fact, his work, multiple and diverse, does not participate in any of the movements of the period he went through.
    However, he is the initiator and prospector of Art Brut. Several periods of his art are represented in the collection. To tell us about...
    Painter, sculptor, plastic artist, musician, Jean Dubuffet, a great figure in the collection of the Abbey of Beaulieu, is a major artist of the 20th century. "The important thing is to be against it," he wrote in his "Asphyxiating Culture". In fact, his work, multiple and diverse, does not participate in any of the movements of the period he went through.
    However, he is the initiator and prospector of Art Brut. Several periods of his art are represented in the collection. To tell us about this artist, Baptiste Brun, professor and researcher at the University of Rennes, who recently devoted an important work to him and organized the exhibition which took place at MUCEM in 2019.
    Practical information: Reservation required by email conferences@art-beaulieu.com or by phone on 05 63 24 60 00
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  • On November 3, 2021 at 6:30 PM