Guided tour of the exhibition "Anima" by Laurent Grasso

An exhibition presented at the Collège des Bernardins


CultureSecrets invites you to discover the exhibition Anima by the famous contemporary artist Laurent Grasso, presented at the Collège des Bernardins. The contemporary artist invests the entire building with a series of new creations: paintings, videos, installations. This artistic collaboration illustrates how the Collège des Bernardins, the creative process and the works of Laurent Grasso, echo and inspire each other. 

To know

For this exhibition and collaboration with the Collège des Bernardins, Laurent Grasso has created a new series of paintings "Studies into the Past". His place of inspiration, the forest of Mont Sainte-Odile, is symbolized by the forest of columns of the Cistercian vault of the Collège des Bernardins, on which a series of oils on wood are fixed. This vast conceptual project integrates elements from his films into paintings executed in the manner of the Renaissance masters, incorporating phenomena (clouds, fires, levitating rocks) into historical architectures. "Studies into the Past" continues a long-standing work on time and time travel where systems of echoes and mise en abyme deepen a sense of floating in front of this imaginary archaeology of work.

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Laurent Grasso is a French artist working between Paris and New York. His work is inspired by sci

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Practice info:

Saturday, December 3 at 4:30 pm

Collège des Bernardins 
20 Rue de Poissy
75005 Paris

Your name will be on a list at the entrance of the event 

© Laurent Grasso, Anima 2022

20 Rue de Poissy