The Jean Pigozzi African Art Collection

The Great Animal Orchestra, Fondation Cartier Paris, France

from 02/07/2016 to 08/01/2017

From July 2, 2016 to January 8, 2017, the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain is pleased to present The Great Animal Orchestra, inspired by the work of American musician and bioacoustician, Bernie Krause. The exhibition brings together the work of artists from all over the world and invites the public to enjoy an aesthetic meditation, both aural and visual, on the animal kingdom, which is increasingly under threat in today’s modern world.

With Pierre Bodo, Gabriela Carrillo and Mauricio Rocha, The Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Raymond Depardon and Claudine Nougaret, Cai Guo-Qiang, Manabu Miyazaki, JP Mika, Moke, Ryūichi Sakamoto, Christian Sardet, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Shiro Takatani, Cyprien Tokoudagba, United Visual Artists (UVA), Agnès Varda, Adriana Varejão.

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The Great Animal Orchestra
July 2, 2016 › January 8, 2017
Curator: Hervé Chandès
Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain
261, boulevard Raspail – 75014 Paris
Open everyday except Monday, from 11 am to 8 pm.
Open Tuesday evenings until 10 pm.
Metro Raspail or Denfert-Rochereau (lines 4 and 6)
RER Denfert-Rochereau (line B) – Bus 38, 68, 88, 91
Vélib’ and disabled parking at 2, rue Victor Schoelcher

Link to the exhibition website