TALKS

As it does every year, the fair serves as a communication platform for speakers specializing in contemporary art through Talks and Artists interviews.

In 2018, talks with the Drawing Center New York, the Drawing Room London, the Menil Collection Houston, the Drawing Lab Paris, the Cité internationale de la bande dessinée et de l’image…

Joana P. R. Neves
International Artistic Director

Philippe Piguet
Artistic Director

PROGRAMME 2018

Thursday, 22nd:

  • 11.30am: “Etre auteur de BD” (in French), with Anne-Hélène Hoog, Director of the museum of bande dessinée, Cité Internationale de la bande dessinée et de l’image, Johanna Schipper, artist, and Vincent Bernière, chief editor, Les Cahiers de la BD, moderator.
  • 2pm to 4pm: Month of Drawing (in French), with Aude Cartier, Chairwoman of Tram and Director of maison des arts centre d’art contemporain de Malakoff, Fanny Serain, Manager of the Pratiques and Programmation hub, Centre Pompidou, Claire Boustani, Mediation Project Manager at Fonds Municipal d’Art Contemporain (FMAC), Eve Escofet-Miro, Programmes Manager at Le Bal, Alice Louradour, plastic artist, and Carine Tissot, Fair Director, moderator.
  • 5pm: “Collectionner la BD” (in French), with Anne Barrault, Director of galerie anne barrault, Rina Zavagli, Director of galerie Martel, Lucas Hureau, director of MEL Cie des Arts, Killoffer, artist and Vincent Bernière, chief editor, Les Cahiers de la BD, moderator.

Friday, 23rd: 

  • 3pm: artist interview between Philippe Piguet, Artistic Director, and Feipel & Bechameil, represented by the gallery La Patinoire Royale / galerie Valérie Bach (in French)
  • 5pm: Art centers dedicated to drawing, with Kate MacFarlane, co-director of the Drawing Room Londres, Michelle White, curator at the Menil Collection Houston, Brett Littman, Executive Director of the Drawing Center New York, and Joana P. R. Neves (modératrice), International Artistic Director of DRAWING NOW Art Fair (in English)
  • 18h30 : interview with Brett Littman, Executive Director of the Drawing Center New York and Hipkiss, artists duo and Lamarche-Ovize, artists, represented by galerie Alain Gutharc (in English)

Saturday, 24th:

  • 3pm: artist interview between Philippe Piguet, Artistic Director, and Dominique De Beir, represented by the galerie Jean Fournier (in French)
  • 5pm: artist interview between Joana P.R. Neves, international Artistic Director, and Rebecca Salter, artist (in French)
  • 6.30pm: artist interview between Agnès Callu, Art Historian, and Sepand Danesh, artist, represented by Backslash (in French)