Exhibition: The revelation of Meyreuil by Mitchell Johnson


From 17 May to 29 September 2024

From 17/05 to 29/09/2024, daily between 9.30 am and 6 pm.
Closed on Mondays and Saturdays.

The exhibition "La révélation de Meyreuil" offers a 35-year retrospective of Mitchell Johnson's work. "The before and after
is striking, giving the public an insight into the work
the work of a rare artist.

Mitchell Johnson's work today is characterised by a geometrisation of motifs geometrisation of motifs, a kind of construction game in which flat areas of bright colour reveal an intense light intense light and give an emotional dimension to the elements emotional dimension to the elements depicted. This quest spontaneously evokes the work of the avant-garde in France at the beginning of the 20th century. In this respect, the link is explicit with the permanent collection of the Villa les Camélias by the painter Ramiro Arrue (1892 - 1971). The mosaic of geometric shapes and colours underline the architecture and the
edges of the themes described, giving them their own expression, a form of existence.

  • Villa Les Camélias
    Avenue Raymond Gramaglia
    06320 Cap-d'Ail

  • Admission: €9
    Reduced admission: 5 euros (students, over 60s, 12 to 18s)

    Groups by reservation: Tuesday and Thursday
    5 euros per person (more than 10 people)

    Free for children under 12.

  • 04 93 98 36 57

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