Ban EN Expositions

Known exhibitions of VITALIS


1958 : VITALIS represents France at the international exhibition of religious paintings at YALE University (USA).

1963 : Exhibition at the ” National Library ” of MANILA (January 10 to 16, 1963) organized by the ” Bayanihan Folk arts association ” and the Embassy of France. All the paintings presented would have been sold on this occasion.

1982 :  VITALIS retrospective in Plestin-les-Grèves (July 13 to August 21) retracing fifty years of career. No publication of a catalog

1985 :  Participation in the international exhibition “Un instant de paix” organized by the Café de la Paix and the Grand Hôtel (place de l’Opéra – PARIS).

Page de couverture du catalogue de l'exposition rétrospective VITALIS en 1986

1986 :  First retrospective exhibition in the Philippines at the ” Cultural Center of the Philippines – Main Gallery ” (August 1 to 27) in MANILA. 95 paintings, from 1937 to 1986, presented to the public. Great media coverage .

The catalog is available in .pdf format on request from the association at the following e-mail address  les-amis-de-vitalis@ecomail.bzh

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1987 Exhibition « Galaxies » at the « Metropolitan Museum » of MANILA (Philippines).

The catalog is available in .pdf format on request from the association at the following e-mail address  les-amis-de-vitalis@ecomail.bzh

1988 Exhibition « The Coconut series » at the « Finale Art File » in MAKATI CITY (Philippines).

2011 « Vintage VITALIS » exhibition at the « Total Gallery » of the Alliance française in MANILA (Philippines) from March 1 to 31.

The catalog is available in .pdf format on request from the association at the following e-mail address   les-amis-de-vitalis@ecomail.bzh

2014 Exhibition “Luminescence” at the “Metropolitan Museum” in MANILA (Philippines) from October 15 to November 30. Exhibition gathering French and Filipino painters who lived in both countries (including Juan LUNA and Macario VITALIS).

2016 : Second retrospective exhibition VITALIS in Plestin-les-Grèves (July 1 to August 31) in Ti-an-Holl. No publication of a catalog.