Two immense Abakan of 3 meters diameter, tapestry-sculptures in sisal were presented at the gallery in 1978 in the exhibition dedicated to feminine creation “L’Espace en Demeure” along with works by Nevelson and Vieira da Silva. The sculpture Abakan Grand Noir (1967-68) joined the collection of the MNAM following this presentation.

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exhibitions at the gallery

Matter and Memory. The Patriarch’s Realm.
November 19, 2013 to January 25, 2014

21 charcoal drawings
January 12 to February 20, 1982

L’Espace en DemeureNevelson, Vieira da Silva, Abakanowicz
October 11 to November 18, 1978

Magdalena Abakanowicz, Abakan Lady, 1970-1980
Natural fibre
118,1 × 110,2 in