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"Niki de Saint-Phalle: Ici tout est possible" exhibition at the BAM in Mons

  • Exhibition
From Saturday 15 September 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019.

The BAM presents Niki de Saint-Phalle. Ici tout est possible. the first large exhibition about the artist in Belgium. In mons, from September 15, 2018 to January 13, 2019.

Niki de Saint-Phalle is an iconic female artist from the XXth century, the exhibition will retrace her carreer, her vision of the world, present her imagination as a full power in a male world and what makes Niki de Saint-Phalle as a committed, feminist artist.

Niki de Saint-Phalle, the free artist

To equal or surpass male artists who were at the time dominating the art world, Niki de Saint-Phalle used as many platforms as she could: painting, sculpture, public performances rather than just museum ones.

This art exhibition will feature a wide selection of her pieces to show the evolution of her art through time, materials and themes.

A few words about Niki de Saint-Phalle

Born Catherine Marie-Agnès Fal de Saint-Phalle in 1930, Niki is a French artist.
In 1953, she starts painting and decides to become an artist.
She is the only women in the Born in the Nouveaux Réalistes movement (she will will work with Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg). Her work will be on show in no time in Paris and New-York.
In the 60s, she starts the famous "Nanas" and her new passion: outdoors sculptures.
Her work is now present all around the world, including in the most famous museums.

Practical information

Fee: 9€
Reduced price: 6€ (conditions apply)
Group visits +- 1h30.
Free the first Sunday of the month

Niki de Saint-Phalle at the BAM in Mons, an exhibition not to be missed!

Schedule

From Saturday 15 September 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019.

Tuesdays to Sundays 10 am to 6 pm

The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.