Tag Archives: Musée de l’Orangerie

Orangerie Museum (Musée de l’Orangerie) – Paris

As the repository of Monet’s dreamy and beloved “Water Lilies” murals, the Orangerie Museum (Musée de l’Orangerie) in the Tuileries Garden is one of the most exceptional small museums in Paris.  These eight ethereal panels, as large as  6 x 9 feet each, capturing changing views of the light on the water as the sun […]

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Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at the Orangerie Museum – Paris

October 9, 2013 through January 13, 2014 - One of the fall season’s most exciting Parisian exhibitions featuring works on loan from the Dolores Olmedo Museum in Mexico City, repository of the single largest holdings of works by both Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, this blockbuster presentation, “Frida Kahlo/Diego Rivera at the Orangerie Museum,” brings together […]

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Macchiaioli: The Italian Impressionists at the Orangerie Museum – Paris

April 10, 2013 to July 22, 2013 – Devoted to a group of revolutionary Florentine artists painting outdoors in Tuscany during the latter half of the 19th century, this exhibition highlights the work of the group dubbed the Macchiaioli.  Not only were these artists the first Italian Modernist painters breaking with the academic constraints of […]

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Chaim Soutine, Order out of Chaos – Orangerie Museum – Paris

The twenty-two Chaim Soutine paintings in the Orangerie Museum’s (Musée de l’Orangerie’s) Jean Walter and Paul Guillaume Collection forms the nucleus of this exhibit that reexamines the short life and career of this highly individualistic and original painter. Laid out both chronologically and thematically, reflecting Soutine’s practice of painting in series, the exhibit seeks to […]

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Paris Art Exhibitions

CURRENT PARIS ART EXHIBITIONS IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE FIRST PARISIANS AT THE CARNAVALET MUSEUM SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2014 View a display of the archaeological discoveries made in 2008 from a site beside the Seine in the heart of Paris including the oldest human remains ever discovered in the city. Belonging to […]

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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 […]