Guy Selz Collections

TOY MUSEUM OF CATALONIA
FIGUERES 2010
SPAIN

Guy Selz Collections

Donation Dorothée Selz et Philippe Selz
Museu del Joguet de Catalunya / Toy Museum of  Catalonia, Figueras, Spain
Eva Pascual Miró, manager, curator
Josep Maria Joan i Rosa, director

In 2010, donation made by Dorothée Selz and Philippe Selz, of their parents’ collections : Guy Selz (Paris 1901-1976) and his wife Françoise , born Bost (Firminy 1906-1988 Paris). It is a collection of popular art, craft objects. 12 000 works from Europe, South America, Asia, Africa : ritual objects, masks, reliquaries, ritual dolls…

2010 exhibition Guy Selz’s collection of collections Arts Santa Monica contemporary art center, Barcelona, Spain Director Vicenç Altaió, curator Josep maria Joan i Rosa – director of the Museu del Joguet / Toy Museum

1974 exhibition, Ils collectionnent ( They collect ), head curator François Mathey, project manager Jean-Marie Lhôte

Photos © François Poivret, Jordi Puig, D.R., Arts Santa Monica, Museu del Joguet de Catalunya

Authors:
Vicenç Altaió
François Mathey
Dorothée Selz et Philippe Selz

Publications about Guy Selz

El País

El Periódico

La Vanguardia

La Brèche

Text by Guy Selz

INVITACIÓ EN FRANCÈS

Text by Vicenç Altaió

Text by Guy Selz

Letter François Mathey to Guy Selz 1973

Guy Selz Collections

Donation Dorothée Selz et Philippe Selz
Museu del Joguet de Catalunya / Toy Museum of  Catalonia, Figueras, Spain
Eva Pascual Miró, manager, curator
Josep Maria Joan i Rosa, director

In 2010, donation made by Dorothée Selz and Philippe Selz, of their parents’ collections : Guy Selz (Paris 1901-1976) and his wife Françoise , born Bost (Firminy 1906-1988 Paris). It is a collection of popular art, craft objects. 12 000 works from Europe, South America, Asia, Africa : ritual objects, masks, reliquaries, ritual dolls…

2010 exhibition Guy Selz’s collection of collections Arts Santa Monica contemporary art center, Barcelona, Spain Director Vicenç Altaió, curator Josep maria Joan i Rosa – director of the Museu del Joguet / Toy Museum

1974 exhibition, Ils collectionnent ( They collect ), head curator François Mathey, project manager Jean-Marie Lhôte

Photos © François Poivret, Jordi Puig, D.R., Arts Santa Monica, Museu del Joguet de Catalunya

Authors:
Vicenç Altaió
François Mathey
Dorothée Selz et Philippe Selz