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2019

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

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

The retrospective at the Musée des Beaux-arts of Dole will show the work of Jean Messagier in all its diversity, covering his entire career, from the late 1940s to his last paintings in the 1990s. Around a hundred works will be presented: paintings, prints, and sculptures, as well as films and photographs evoking the performative dimension of his work.


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 » (“Helena Rubinstein. The Adventure of Beauty”) featuring over 300 objects and documents, retraces the career of Helena Rubinstein (1872-1965), creator of the famous cosmetics brand. This chronological and geographical presentation reveals the outstanding career of this exceptional woman - innovator, businesswoman, collector and patron - who reinvented the "concept of beauty" by adapting it to the modern world.


Musée d’art et d’histoire, Chaumont (FR)    18 March 2019 Conference

Autour de la Pleurante d’Autreville : les destinées d’un tombeau champenois du XIVe siècle

La conférence invite à revenir sur l’histoire d’un tombeau médiéval de l’église Saint-Pierre-ès-Liens d’Autreville, son inscription dans le contexte de l’art funéraire du XIVe siècle, sa dispersion et les raisons qui ont motivé la réunion de ces « pleurants » au Musée d’Art et d’Histoire de Chaumont.


The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo (JP)    19 February 2019 loan

Le Corbusier and the Age of Purism

This exhibition presents some one hundred works by Le Corbusier and his contemporaries, along with architectural models, publications, and films. It provides a unique opportunity to engage with the spirit of modernism that Le Corbusier sought to express within a museum building of his own design.

 


2018

Fonds Hélène & Édouard Leclerc pour la Culture, Landerneau (FR)    16 December 2018 loan

Mitchell/Riopelle. Un couple dans la démesure

Key figures in abstract painting of the second half of the 20th century, American painter Joan Mitchell and Canadian painter Jean-Paul Riopelle, belong to the realm of sentimental and artistic mythologies that reveal the full significance of a close emotional bond between two passionate and daring artists. For the very first time, an exhibition retraces their respective artistic careers in the light of their relationship


Musée départemental Arles antique, Arles (FR)    14 December 2018 loan

L’Armée de Rome, la puissance et la gloire

Never would the expansion of Rome have been so rapid, nor would its territory have covered so vast an area for such a long time without the incredible fighting strength of its army. The exhibition presented at Arles shows how the army was organised, its strength and skills, while retracing its development from the 2nd century BC to the end of the Empire.


Artistas extranjeros en París (1944-1968)    21 November 2018 loan

París pese a todo. Artistas extranjeros 1944 - 1968

This exhibition explores the contribution made by foreign artists to the dynamism of the École de Paris after the Second World War.


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.


Museum Tinguely, Bâle (CH)    5 June 2018 loan

Présentation élargie de la collection Jean Tinguely

As part of the presentation of its permanent collection, the Tinguely Museum offers a chronological and thematic tour of Jean Tinguely's artworks from 1955 to 1991, highlighting certain groups of particularly important artworks.


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