The Vallpalou Foundation was created to promote contemporary art through a program of exhibitions and activities and at the same time, bringing a collection of international contemporary art.
Beyond any definition-for superficial sensationalism exposure Impact! includes a selection of 39 works from the collection olorVISUAL characterized by its overwhelming power in both the subject and the effect caused by the plastic color, texture or material qualities and techniques and offers a reflection on art as shock. Some selected works exhibited in public for the first time and has organized an educational activity which includes unpublished olfactory experience. The artists represented are: Agrela Angeles, Chema Alvargonzález, Roger Ballen, Miquel Barceló, Stig Baumgartner, Bram Bogart, Chakaia Booker, Bosco, Enrique Brinkmann, Tom Carr, Hannah Collins, John Coplans, Mario Ayguavives Daniel & Geo Fuchs, Antonio Girbés José María Guijarro, Denis Hollingsworth, Zhang Huan, Eduardo Ibáñez, Jannis Kounellis, Monika Kulick, Abraham Lacalle, José Ramón Rico Lidó Markus Linnenbrink, Fabián Marcaccio, Enrique Marty, Victor Mira, Yasumasa Morimura, Vik Muniz, Andres Nagel Dove Navara Christian Sery, Claudia Terstappen, Eulalia Valldosera Vallhonrat Valentine, Daniel G. Word Villeglé Jacques, Clare Woods.
With the occasion of the exhibition has pubished a catalog with texts by Teresa Vall Palou, Juan-Francesc Ainaud Ernesto Ventos and Cristina Agàpito.
Exhibition Title: Impact! Collection olorVISUAL
Dates: Opening February 24 at 20 pm (by rigorous invitation ). Open to the public from February 25 to April 25 (closed from 10 to 13 April).
Hours: Mon-Sat. from 11 to 15 and from 17 am to 21 pm
Production: Vall Palou Foundation
Curator: Joan-Francesc Ainaud