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2019

Entrepôts Harsch, Genève (CH)    14 September 2019 Guided visit

European Heritage Days 2019

For the second time, the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art is opening the doors of its archaeological collections, by participating in the Heritage Days 2019, on the theme of Colours, on 14 and 15 September.


River City Bangkok (TH)    2 August 2019 Conference

Exclusive Collector Forum 2019

What to look for when buying a work of art ? This is the theme of the Exclusive Collector Forum, which will bring together art market specialists in Bangkok on 2nd August 2019, under the auspices of UNESCO and the Thai National Commission for UNESCO.


Mairie du 13e arrondissement, Paris (FR)   12 July 2019 loan

Antony Donaldson

The exhibition dedicated to Antony Donaldson is the first retrospective in Paris of the British artist. It presents fifty years of creation, from the 1960s to the 2000s, which allow us to understand the evolution of the work of one of the founders of pop art in England.


Église Saint-Germain, Genève (CH)    7 July 2019 Hanging

The Fondation Gandur pour l’Art connects painting and music at Saint-Germain

The Fondation Gandur pour l’Art is joining forces with the parish of Saint-Germain to exhibit two major works from its collection of abstract art. Two large format paintings, one by Léon Zack and another by Georges Mathieu, will be on display for three months in the nave of the Gothic church.


3 July 2019


21 June 2019 Press

La Fondation Gandur, un partenaire de choix... et plus si affinités

The city of Bordeaux has signed a three-year cooperation agreement between the municipal museums and Jean Claude Gandur. Excerpt from "Le Monde" supplement in partnership with Bordeaux.


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.


Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venise (IT)    10 May 2019 loan

Burri la pittura, irriducibile presenza

The exhibition consecrated to Alberto Burri (1915-1995) brings together the major works of this leading figure in 20th century art, and is the last chapter in a series of international exhibitions and events consecrated to him during the past year.


MUSÉE DES CIVILISATIONS DE L'EUROPE ET DE LA MÉDITERRANÉE (MUCEM), MARSEILLE (FR)    24 April 2019 loan

Jean Dubuffet, un barbare en Europe

The exhibition Jean Dubuffet, un barbare en Europe reveals how Jean Dubuffet, theorist of Art Brut, interconnected in his protean body of work his painting and writing activities.


Musée des Beaux-Arts, Dole (FR)    22 March 2019 loan

Tous les sexes du printemps, Jean Messagier (1920-1999)

The retrospective shows the work of Jean Messagier in all its diversity, covering his entire career, from the late 1940s to his last paintings in the 1990s.


Musée d'art et d'histoire du Judaïsme, Paris (FR)    20 March 2019 loan

Helena Rubinstein, l'aventure de la beauté

The exhibition Helena Rubinstein. L’aventure de la beauté featuring over 300 objects and documents, retraces the career of Helena Rubinstein (1872-1965), creator of the famous cosmetics brand.


2018

Musée de la Civilisation, Québec (CA)    24 October 2018 exhibition

My 2000-year-old Double

An unusual encounter born of an unprecedented dialogue between photographic portraits of contemporary faces made in black and white by François Brunelle, a look-alike specialist, and their ancient alter ego lent by the Musée d'art et d'histoire de Genève and the Fondation Gandur pour l'Art.


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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