The Abbey, a contemporary art space (Annecy-le-Vieux) invites you to discover the work of Jacques Monory from October 1 to December 19, 2021.
Jacques MONORY (Born in 1924 in Paris. Died in 2018).
Jacques Monory’s universe evokes a world of images painted in blue, pink or yellow. Jacques Monory is one of the major figures of Narrative Figuration, an artistic movement that appeared in the 1960s in France to oppose abstract painting.
Without being retrospective, the exhibition offered at the Abbey – Espace d’Art Contemporain under the artistic direction of the Foundation for Contemporary Art Claudine and Jean-Marc Salomon, brings together a choice of fifteen works.
The work ” Special n ° 17, La Montagne Le Parmelan, view of Alex »(2004) illustrating the tragic past of the Maquis des Glières is an introduction to a theme on the landscape and the quotation in the work of Jacques Monory, completed by paintings belonging to the series of Black and Riddles.
Exhibition from October 1 to December 19, 2021
- 15 bis, chemin de l’Abbaye, Annecy-le-Vieux – 74940 Annecy
- Open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Free entry, guided tour on Saturdays and Sundays at 3 p.m. by reservation.
- Information: 04 50 63 43 75