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Odile Burluraux

July 2017

Odile Burluraux is the curator of Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, a major municipal museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art of the 20th and 21st centuries. Inaugurated in 1961, the Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (the City of Paris’s Museum of Modern Art) is situated along the bank of the Seine, between the Champs-Elysées and the Eiffel Tower, in the east wing of the Palais de Tokyo, which was built for the 1937 International Exhibition. The museum collections consist of nearly 9,000 works representative of the major artistic movements of the 20th century: Fauvism, Cubism, the School of Paris, Bonnard, decorative arts of the inter-war period, Delaunay, Dufy, Fautrier, Rouault, etc. are the highlights of the collections, enriched by works representing various contemporary movements (New Realism, Arte Povera, supports/Surfaces, Narrative Figuration, German painting, the young French scene...).

During her residency at Kandovan, Burluraux will present Museum of Modern Art in Paris at Café Musée Project and organize a screening of a selection of videos from the collection of Museum of Modern Art at Argo Factory.
Odile Burluraux is the curator of Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, a major municipal museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art of the 20th and 21st centuries. Inaugurated in 1961, the Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (the City of Paris’s Museum of Modern Art) is situated along the bank of the Seine, between the Champs-Elysées and the Eiffel Tower, in the east wing of the Palais de Tokyo, which was built for the 1937 International Exhibition. The museum collections consist of nearly 9,000 works representative of the major artistic movements of the 20th century: Fauvism, Cubism, the School of Paris, Bonnard, decorative arts of the inter-war period, Delaunay, Dufy, Fautrier, Rouault, etc. are the highlights of the collections, enriched by works representing various contemporary movements (New Realism, Arte Povera, supports/Surfaces, Narrative Figuration, German painting, the young French scene...).

During her residency at Kandovan, Burluraux will present Museum of Modern Art in Paris at Café Musée Project and organize a screening of a selection of videos from the collection of Museum of Modern Art at Argo Factory.