La Gacilly (56200) – La Passerelle – Collective exhibition
At the beginning of the year La Passerelle launched a call for projects for all professional craftspeople who wished to participate in the theme: “Day [is] Night”. Tassou responded by offering the piece “Varilight” and was selected. He will therefore participate in this exhibition from October 17th to December 30th, 2020.
“Varilight” is a totem that measures 101 cm high by 40cm wide and 30 cm deep. Its weight is 25kg. It is an assembly of Compaq motherboards and black glass. It will be offered at 3000 euros. Its name comes from Vari-Lite, an automated lighting system specially designed for concerts and first used on stage by the group Genesis in 1980.
Pictures of the opening :
Nantes (44000) – Permanent exhibition
Since 2013, Tassou is permanantly exhibiting in the main hall and reception room of the Hotel La Pérouse in the historic center of Nantes (France).
This exhibition, featuring six sculptures, is open every day.
Hotel La Pérouse 3 allée Duquesne – 44000 Nantes Tel : +33 (0)2 40 89 75 00
Paris – Le Bourget (France) – 53rd International Paris Airshow
From June 17th to 23th, 2019, artwork by Tassou was exhibited at the “Parc des Expositions du Bourget “during the “53rd International Paris Airshow” at the Aserti stand “53rd International Paris Arishow”
La Gacilly (56200) – Evening event
Evening event Aserti Group, Thursday, May 16th, 2019 from 18h.
Aserti Group is an electronic equipment maintenance company headquartered in Vannes (France). They love Cybertrash, support my artistic approach and provide me with rare components which can be found here and there in my sculptures. These become the concrete testimony of Aserti’s commitment to the traceability of materials and the future of waste related to their activity.
La Gacilly (56200) – Personal exhibition
How can we modify, transform, associate, combine objects, materials? This is the theme of the “Metamorphoses” exhibition which invites us to discover different ways, different aspects of transformations. Tassou participates in this collective exhibition in the company of the designer Liv Chun and the sculptor Mich Mao.
At “La Passerelle” from March 23th to May 19th, 2019.
See the exposed collection
See the invitation card (french)
Read “Les infos du Pays de Redon” article (may 15th, 2019)
Read “Ouest-France” article (may 14, 2019)
Read “Ouest-France” interview (april 23th, 2019)
Read “Infos du Pays de Redon” article (march 27th, 2019)
Read “Ouest France” article (march 23, 2019)
Participate in the “Great Coloring Contest”
Paris (75000) – Personal exhibition
After summer Tassou exhibits in Paris invited by the Federation of Metallurgy CFE-CGC. The collection consists of 24 recent pieces that will be placed or hung in the lobby and the salons of 33 avenue de la République until the end of the year.
For their personal collection, the syndicate acquires 4 pieces: Roadrunner, Watson, Greentech and Tagsys.
Quimper (France – 29000)
Major event in the West, the “Antiquités Brocante Design” fair at Parc des Expositions in Quimper is renowned for the quality of the objects presented. As part of this event organized by Philippe Kergonna rom November 9th to 11th, 2018, Tassou was this year’s guest of honor.
Vannes (56000) – Partnership
ASERTI Group, the European electronic equipment maintenance network headquartered in Vannes, has introduced the collection of used electronic components to its employees by installing in its workshops throughout Europe containers called “Tassou Trash”. Once filled, they are sent to the Tassou’s workshop. These components then serve as a substrate for the creation of new works. In order to help them make the most of this approach, the Piu communication agency, located in Saint Avé, has produced a 12-page limited edition brochure, illustrated with recent works by Tassou that are part of the company’s private collection.
Invited by Mr. Klaus of the cultural association Digitus Impudicus, Tassou exhibits at the “Garage” emblematic place of creative, innovative and cultural exchanges in Saint-Nazaire from 1st to 31st August 2018 on the occasion of the second Art Market.
Apremont (85220) – Collective exhibition
On the initiative of the Chambers of Crafts and the tourist office of the Community of Communes Vie and Boulogne, Tassou exhibits to the Renaissance castle of Apremont in Vendée from Saturday 18th to Friday 31st August 2018.
Oudon (44521) – Collective exhibition
For the summer, Tassou exhibits on the banks of the Loire at the Oudon train station from July 26th to August 12th, 2018.
Opening Sunday, July 29th at 11am.
Brussels (Belgium) – Permanent exhibition
Moving more easily, eating better, housing using less energy, inventing projects for one’s school or neighborhood … This exhibition invites you to try new ways of life through an interactive journey in 10 thematic areas. BELEXPO is an initiative of the Brussels-Capital Region to raise awareness of the challenges of urban environment and develop citizens’ capacity for action. It is part of an Environmental Education program that brings together hundreds of schools and actors in Brussels. With BELEXPO, live an experience that will make you love the city of tomorrow. For this permanent exhibition, the Brussels Institute for Environmental Management acquired the Cybertrash sculpture “Ola”, an assembly of mobile phones, manufactured by Tassou in 2009. Inauguration of BELEXPO on wednesday, may 30th, 2018.
Angers (49000) – Personal exhibition
From 2015 to 2018 september, Tassou has been constantly exhibiting in the lobby of the Mercure Angers Cente between the Mall gardens and the Palais des Congrès.
Entitled “Cybertrash Café”, this exhibition presented 15 wall sculptures, totem and coffee tables.
Mer (41500) – Contemporary Art Biennale
Tassou participates in the 4th biennale of Contemporary Art in Beauce in museum of La Corbillière.
See the article in “La Nouvelle République”(in french)
Saint-Nazaire (44600) – Show
The Chamber of Trades and Crafts and the Regional Mission of the Crafts organize a highlight on the occasion of the 12th edition of the European Days of Crafts of Art which this year has the theme: “Futures in transmission” .
On this occasion, with other artists, Tassou exhibits at “GARAGE”, emblematic place of creative, innovative and cultural exchanges in Saint-Nazaire
from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th of April 2018 at 40 rue des Halles.
Rablay-sur-Layon (49750) – Personal exhibition
Tassou exhibits at Village d’Artistes from 2017 november 10th to december 31th.
Nantes (44000) – Personal exhibition
Tassou exhibits during the 12th JRES, Journées Réseaux de l’Enseignement et de le Recherche (Networks of Teaching and Research Days), in the center of the Conferences of Nantes from 14th to 17th November 2017.
Saint-Paul de Vence (06570) – People
In August 2017, Félix Baumgartner in Monaco discovers the Cybertrash and acquires the “Praktica” totem of Tassou at the Art Seiller Gallery in Saint-Paul de Vence (06570 – France).