Museum Folkwang, Essen (D)    8 November 2019 Loan

The Assembled Human

Museum Folkwang presents a show that transcends media and epochs to explore the major societal issues and upheavals of the last 150 years. The Assembled Human presents art as a mirror of industrialisation, technologisation and digitisation.

25 October 2019 Interview

Pour tout l'art du monde: Interview with Jean Claude Gandur in the Vacarme show, RTS radio, 25 October 2019

On the occasion of the 2019 European Heritage Days and the opening of its archaeology collection to the public, Jean Claude Gandur expresses himself on his favourite pieces. He talks about his passion as a collector and the question of the restitution of works.

Musée de la Vieille-Charité, Marseille (FR)    18 October 2019 loan

Par Hasard

From the stain to the pure line, from automatism to mathematics, the exhibition presents a chronological typology of chance as a creative process through the most important currents and artists from the second half of the 19th century to the present day.

Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (FR)    11 October 2019 Loan

Hans Hartung, la fabrique du geste

For its reopening after a year of renovation work, the Musée d’Art moderne de Paris is presenting Hans Hartung, La Fabrique du geste, dedicated to one of the leading innovators in post-war abstract art.

Grand Théâtre, Genève    11 October 2019 opéra

"Aïda" au Grand Théâtre de Genève

À l’occasion de la programmation d’Aïda, la Fondation convie le public des mélomanes à une rêverie archéologique sur les rives du Nil, en lui offrant, à la fin du spectacle, un livret intitulé Cahier de voyage. L’Égypte d’Aïda dans la collection d’archéologie de la Fondation Gandur pour l’Art.

MAMCO, Genève (CH)    9 October 2019 Loan

Martin Barré

MAMCO’s take on Martin Barré is Switzerland’s first large-scale presentation of work by this pivotal figure in mid-to-late 20th-century art.

IVAM Institut Valencia d'Art Modern, Valence (ES)    8 October 2019 Loan

Jean Dubuffet. Un bárbaro en Europa

After the Mucem in Marseille, the traveling exhibition Jean Dubuffet. Un bárbaro en Europa takes up residence at the IVAM and reveals how Jean Dubuffet intertwines in his work his painting and writing activities with the research he has devoted to what he calls Art Brut.

The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Art, Moscou   30 September 2019 loan

East West Jazz

Confronting traditional 19th century costumes and fabrics in a new way with post-war European abstract artworks, the exhibition aims to demonstrate the influence that Eastern craftsmen have had, directly or indirectly, on Western European artists.

Galeria Mayoral, Barcelone (ES)    26 September 2019 Loan

Venezia, 1958. A selection of artworks from the Spanish Pavillion

La Galería Mayoral célèbre ses 30 ans avec une exposition qui réunit pour la première fois une douzaine des œuvres qui furent exposées dans le pavillon espagnol de la Biennale d’art de Venise de 1958. Une exposition qui marqua l'histoire de l'art espagnol d’après-guerre.

Les Abattoirs, Musée – Frac Occitanie, Toulouse (FR)    20 September 2019 loan

Peter Saul. Pop, Funk, Bad Painting and More

This retrospective, the first exhibition by American artist Peter Saul in a museum in France since 1999, covers the career of one of the very last contemporaries of Pop Art, from the late 1950s to the present day.

9 August 2019 News

Lionel Bovier joins the Foundation Board of the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art

Lionel Bovier, art historian, founder of JRP|Ringier Publishing and director of MAMCO in Geneva, becomes the fifth and new member of the Foundation Board of the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art.

CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux (FR)    20 June 2019

Histoire de l'art cherche personnages...

Le CAPC musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux s’associe à la Cité internationale de la bande dessinée et de l’image d’Angoulême et son musée, ainsi qu’à la Fondation Gandur pour l’Art, afin de présenter une importante exposition collective à partir de leurs fonds respectifs.

17 May 2019 Partnership

Partnership with the Dijon Museum of Fine Arts

La Fondation Gandur pour l’Art a signé un partenariat de longue durée avec le Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon. Après un chantier pharaonique mené en deux phases – de 2008 à 2013 et de 2015 à 2019 –, le musée rouvre en mai 2019 l’intégralité de ses salles au public.

Palazzo Franchetti, Venise (IT)    10 May 2019 loan

Jean Dubuffet e Venezia

A strong connection exists between one of the most important French post-war artists, Jean Dubuffet, and the city of Venice.


Musée d’art et d’histoire, Chaumont (FR)    15 September 2018 partnership

Partnership with les Musées de Chaumont

As part of a partnership with the Musées de Chaumont (Haute-Marne, France), the Fondation Gandur pour l’Art is lending a 14th century bas-relief to the Musée d'Art et d'Histoire de Chaumont. This work joins for a period of three years two other fragments from the same tomb.

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