Tag Archives: modern art

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most comprehensive and extensive museum of modern art in the world.  Established in 1929 with the goal of helping people enjoy and understand contemporary art, its permanent collection dating from the late nineteenth century to the […]

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Sonia Delaunay at the Museum of Modern Art – Paris

October 17, 2014 through February 22, 2015 – For, “The Colors of Abstraction,” the first major Sonia Delaunay retrospective in Paris since 1967, MAM brings together 400 works including paintings, prints, textiles, decorative objects and couture garments as well as three remarkable total environments created by the artist which have been faithfully reconstructed for the […]

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Degenerate Art at the Neue Galerie – New York

March 13, 2014 through September 1, 2014 – Through fifty paintings and sculptures and thirty works on paper augmented by posters, photographs and other memorabilia from public and private collections around the world, Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937, restages the infamous display of ,“degenerate,” modern art presented by the Nazi […]

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Gorgeous at the Asian Art Museum – San Francisco

June 20, 2014 through September 14, 2014 – Comprising 72 uniquely stunning artworks created by dozens of cultures over a period of more than two millennia, this exhibit juxtaposes masterpieces drawn from permanent collections of the Asian Art Museum and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art which is currently closed for an extensive expansion. […]

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Plural Modernities at the Pompidou Center – Paris

October 23, 2013 through January 26, 2015 – Plural Modernities, 1905 – 1970, reveals the sheer variety, size and international focus of the Pompidou permanent collection, not only one of the world’s most impressive in terms of quality but also because it represents the largest number of individual artist from the greatest number of countries. Covering […]

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Serge Poliakoff at the Museum of Modern Art – Paris

October 18, 2013 through February 23, 2014 – Devoted to renowned, mid-twentieth century, abstract painter Serge Poliakoff, this large-scale retrospective titled, “The Dream of Forms,” features 70 paintings as well as works on paper, documentary materials, photographs and sound archives dating from the 1930s through the 1960s. Laid out in sequences revolving around key works like, […]

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Masculine / Masculine – The Nude Man in Art at the Orsay Museum – Paris

September 24, 2013 through January 12, 2014 - Featuring masterpieces of painting, sculpture, drawing and photography from the Musée d’Orsay’s own collection as well as the collections of other leading French cultural institutions, “Masculine/Masculine – The Nude Man in Art from 1800 to the Present Day,” takes an interpretive, philosophical, sociological and playful approach in its […]

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A Taste for Modernism at the de Young Museum – San Francisco

View 60 major Post Impressionist and Modernist works from MOMA New York’s William S. Paley Collection. Focused mainly on the renowned late 19th and early 20th century Parisian artists who redefined and expanded the perceptions of art generally, the exhibition features paintings, sculpture and drawings from the biggest and most beloved names in the Modernist […]

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Pompidou Center (Centre Pompidou) – Paris

Pompidou Center (Centre Pompidou) The Pompidou Center includes the French National Museum of Modern Art as well as extensive exhibition galleries often dedicated to solo shows of the most celebrated contemporary artists.  The permanent collection of more than 95,000 works covers a period stretching from 1905 to the present and comprises every media imaginable from […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]