06 juillet 2013

Princeton University Art Museum presents "Faces and Facets: Recent Acquisitions"

Indian, Mana Lalji, ca. 1860. Opaque watercolor and gilt on paper, 13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in. Museum purchase, Fowler McCormick, Class of 1921, Fund. PRINCETON, NJ.- This summer the Princeton University Art Museum features 50 exceptional recent acquisitions in a special installation that underlines both the continuing ambition of the Museum’s collecting activities and the universal scope of its collections. The exhibition, Faces and Facets, includes works by such artists as Jules Olitski, Philip Pearlstein, Bridget Riley, Florian Schmidt,... [Lire la suite]

26 mai 2012

Dresden celebrates 500th anniversary of Raphael's Sistine Madonna with exhibition

Raphael: The Sistine Madonna, 1512/13, 269,5 x 201 cm © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden DRESDEN.- In 1512, Raphael (1483-1520) was commissioned to paint the Sistine Madonna. In 2012, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden celebrate with a major exhibition the 500th anniversary year of the commission and the creation of the painting. Divided in four sections, the exhibition will shed light on the art and cultural historic context as well as on the reception history of this masterpiece: I. Raphael in Rome This section of the... [Lire la suite]
15 février 2009

"Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum" @ The Cincinnati Art Museum

Joan Miró, Painting (Spanish Dancer), 1957. Oil on canvas, 146 x 114. Gift of Sylvia and Joseph Slifka, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum- CINCINNATI, OH.- The Cincinnati Art Museum will be the sole U.S. venue for an exhibition that features works by the greatest masters of Dada and Surrealist art, including Salvador Dalí, Marcel Duchamp, Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Jean (Hans) Arp, Man Ray, Kurt Schwitters, Hannah Höch and Paul Delvaux. Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum,... [Lire la suite]