June 18 – October 20 Rooms 4, 5 Philip West. First Floor
This exhibition pays homage to Jacques Lacomblez (Bruxelles, 1934) as a witness and actor of the post-war surrealist adventure in Belgium and in the world, a never-ending adventure. It display a hundred works or so dating from 1953 to 2017 and coming from the artist’s own collection and from collectors and friends, as well as many leading editions of his poetic publications, and various documents. A film made of the artist by Ludovic Tac in 2014 will also be shownas part of the exhibition.
On the occasion of this exhibition, a monograph will be issued with testimonies and analyses of Jacques Lacomblez’s works and with a preface by Gérard Durozoi, one of the great specialists of surrealism, together with many texts by friends of Lacomblez.