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2024

Perrotin, New York    10 April 2024 Loan

The New School of Paris through its Pioneering Women (1945-1964)

Three of the Foundation's signature works cross the Atlantic to the Galerie Perrotin in New York. The latter brings together the first exhibition of the "New School of Paris" in the United States, with works exploring the period from 1945 to 1964.


Musée du Louvre-Lens, Lens (FR)    25 March 2024 Loan

Subterranean Worlds

Echoing the Hauts-de-France region’s history, the Louvre-Lens presents a thematic exhibition about subterranean worlds. This authentic yet invisible universe has fed humanity’s fantasies and hopes. To illustrate the infernal creatures whose imaginations have often inhabited the earth’s bowels, the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art lends a fascinating Lavamano decorated with devils from the Tuscan Renaissance.


KunstHausWien, Museum Hundertwasser    28 February 2024 Loan

Long-term loan to the Museum Hundertwasser

Le 28 février dernier étaient inaugurés les espaces rénovés du Museum Hundertwasser avec un nouvel accrochage permanent. A cette occasion, la Fondation Gandur pour l'Art prête sur trois ans l'oeuvre du peintre autrichien "Le presque Cercle".


Grey Art Museum, New York, US    27 February 2024 loan

Americans in Paris

For its reopening, NYU's Grey Art Museum dedicates its first exhibition to American artists, who flocked to the City of Light after World War II. Americans in Paris explores a vibrant community of expatriates who lived in France for a year or more during the period from 1946 to 1962.


Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid (ES)    21 February 2024 loan

Antoni Tàpies. The Practice of Art

To mark the centenary of the birth of Antoni Tàpies (1923–2012), the Museo Reina Sofía and Fundació Antoni Tàpies have organised a major retrospective on the artist. With more than 220 works from museums and private collections from all over the world to shine a light on his career arc from 1943 to 2012.


Fondation de l'Hermitage, Lausanne (CH)    9 February 2024 loan

Nicolas de Staël

The Fondation de l’Hermitage is partnering with the Musée d’Art Moderne de Paris / Paris Musées to stage a major retrospective of Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955), a key figure in post-war art.


2023

19 December 2023 publication

Quel avenir pour les œuvres orphelines ?

Press release of the proceedings volume of the symposium organised by the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art, the Art Law Centre of the University of Geneva and UNIDROIT Quel avenir pour les œuvres orphelines ? (University of Geneva, Art Law Centre, 4-5 February 2021).


Fondation Opale, Lens (CH)    17 December 2023 loan

High Five !

The Fondation Gandur pour l'Art is taking part in the High Five! exhibition at the Fondation Opale in Lens (VS) from 17 December 2023 to 14 April 2024.


Műcsarnok — Kunsthalle, Budapest    4 October 2023 loan

REIGL JUDIT 100 – Judit Reigl and the Second School of Paris

In addition to Paris and Berlin, Budapest is also paying tribute to the painter Judit Reigl, who was born in Hungary 100 years ago. To crown the events celebrating the centenary, the Műcsarnok - Kunsthalle Budapest is organising a major retrospective presenting the seven decades of the artist's life and work.


2021

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid (ES)    27 November 2021 Partnership

Vasos Comunicantes. Colección 1881-2021.

Within the context of its partnership with the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía established since 2015, the Fondation Gandur pour l’Art plays a role in the new presentation of the Museum’s permanent collection, unveiled in November 2021, and entitled Vasos Comunicantes. Colección 1881-2021.  Thirteen works from the Fondation’s fine art collection have been lent to the Museum and can be seen in the Doble exposición: el arte y la Guerra Fría section.


Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston (USA)    20 November 2021 Partnership

Long-term partnership with the Houston Museum of Natural Science

The long-term partnership between the Fondation Gandur pour l’Art and the Houston Museum of Natural Science established in 2021 is the first of its kind pertaining to the foundation’s archaeology collection. The initial loan consists of a selection of fifteen ancient Egyptian artefacts that are presented among the permanent collection of the Museum.


2019

17 May 2019 Partnership

Partnership with the Dijon Museum of Fine Arts

The Fondation Gandur pour l'Art has signed a long-term partnership with the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Dijon. Eight works from the FGA that echo the museum’s permanent collection.


Musée d’art et d’histoire, Chaumont    7 February 2019

Presentation of the fragments of the tomb of Autrevillle

Two fragments belong to the Chaumont Museum, the other two are a deposit of the Archaeological Museum of the City of Dijon and a long-term loan from the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art.


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