At the occasion of the 10th edition of DRAWING NOW PARIS – the contemporary drawing art fair, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Saint-Étienne Métropole (Musée d’art moderne et contemporain de Saint-Étienne Métropole) presents a work selection of its contemporary drawing collection, highlighting the winners of the Partners’ Award and the Club des Partenaires’ acquisitions.
For this exceptional invitation, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Saint-Étienne Métropole will present the art works at the Emergence section at the lower level (in room 1) in order to offer a view on contemporary drawing in France.
The winners of its Partners’ Award will be presented on this occasion. Created in 2009, this award is given by a committee panel composed by cultural institutions’ directors, journalists, sponsors and exhibitions’ curators. It defends young artists – living in France- and their graphics work of art .
This Award have been set up at the Partners’ Club initiative, which gather companies, which actively contribute to the museum standing. Founded in 2006, it supports the works acquisition’s politic and enables edition of catalogues by its action. Several sponsors: Eiffage TP, Casino group, CIC Lyonnaise de banque, Optimum, M2IFayard, L’Essor Affiches, Barbier Group.
Artists at DRAWING NOW PARIS – Winners of the Partners’ Award:
Pierre Seinturier (2015), Agathe Pitié (2014), Stéphanie Nava (2013), Min Jung-Yeon (2012), Anne Laure Sacriste (2011) et Marina Perez Simão (2010).