Since the beginning, Maria Lagrange’s work is organised in the form of series, dealing with her various plastic and social preoccupations along her 35 years of production and history.
List of Series and year of production:
The following list provides the themes and years of creation and production of various investigation, including visual work, theoretical work and artistic performances.
Among those, several were resumed and amplified at other moments of the artist’s carrier. For this reason, it is essential to identify the dates of the artworks in order to understand the motivation of the resumption and its link with another simultaneous investigation.
This blend of contents reveals the encounters and initiating paths followed by the artist, leading to the most important milestone of her theoretical work : the manifesto of Gradual Figuration. She presented it to the Argentinian Embassy of Paris on April 1st, 2014, following an exhibition of paintings and a performance paying tribute to Tristan Tzara’s first manifesto ‘Dadá’, founding text of this new era of artists involved in the collective construction of society.
Period: 2015 - 2017
Place: Paris - Formentera
Period: 2010 - 2014
Period: 2013 - 2014
Series: Divine Comedie
Period: 1988 - 2014