14 mars 2009

"Masterworks from the New Orleans Museum of Art" @ the Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte

Edgar Degas, French, 1834–1917, Dancer in Green, circa 1878, pastel on paper. Gift of Charles C. Henderson in memory of Nancy S. Henderson CHARLOTTE, NC.- When the floodwaters of Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, staff at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) took refuge in their museum to protect its artwork from looters and water damage. The fruits of their efforts are reflected in the pristine collections of European and American art which will be on view at the Mint Museum of Art March 14 – June 21, 2009 as the... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2009

Ouverture de la TEFAF Maastricht 2009 Art and Antiques Fair 2009

© Tefaf Maastricht MAASTRICHT (PAYS-BAS) [13.03.09] - La célèbre foire d’antiquaires de Maastricht ouvre officiellement ses portes vendredi 13 mars. Mais dès jeudi, collectionneurs et VIP ont pu arpenter les vastes allées. Notre envoyée spéciale Marie Maertens était parmi eux et décrit une ambiance toujours luxueuse mais plutôt sage. En cette période incertaine, la question est sur toutes les lèvres. Comment va se dérouler l’une des plus importantes foires d’antiquaires du monde ? La Tefaf avait tout fait pour rassurer les... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2009

"SOUL i-D" @ Christie’s South Kensington

Christie's Celebrates the recent publication of a 600 page book entitled SOUL i-D. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2009 LONDON.- In collaboration with i-D Magazine, Christie’s South Kensington is delighted to announce that it will host a pioneering exhibition, supported by Diesel, celebrating the recent publication of a 600 page book entitled SOUL i-D. From Monday 2 March until Tuesday 10 March 2009, Christie’s South Kensington will showcase the UK leg of a three year international exhibition tour debuting the highlights of this... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2009

200 Years Prix de Rome @ Kunsthal Rotterdam

Jan Sluijters, Eliza and the son of the Sunamitic woman, 1904. The Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage. First Price for Painting The extensive and much varied selection of works of art gives an insight into the ever changing views on the role of the artist, ideas about art and architecture within society and the development of the Dutch artistic climate throughout the years. The exhibition is an anthology on art and architecture from 1808 till now: from the idealism by J.E.C. Alberti and the realism by... [Lire la suite]
26 février 2009

"Imaginaire de l’Arioste, l’Arioste imaginé" @ Musée du Louvre

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (Montauban, 1780 - Paris, 1867), Roger délivrant Angélique , 1819, musée du Louvre, département des Peintures © RMN / Gérard Blot. Souhaitant faire découvrir la richesse des confrontations entre les différents arts, le musée du Louvre propose, en février 2009,un parcours inédit sur l’imaginaire de cet illustre auteur italien que fut l’Arioste. Ludovico Ariosto (1474 - 1533), écrivain et homme de cour au service des princes d’Este, publie en 1516 à Ferrare la première édition du Roland furieux. Cet... [Lire la suite]
24 février 2009

"From Raphael to Carracci: The Art of Papal Rome" @ the National Gallery of Canada

Alessandro Allori (1535–1607), Laocoon, c. late 1550s. Oil on panel, 73 x 57.2 cm. Private Collection, New York ONTARIO.- Italian art takes centre stage this spring and throughout the summer at the National Gallery of Canada (NGC). The major exhibition From Raphael to Carracci: The Art of Papal Rome, is on view exclusively at the NGC from May 29 until September 7, 2009, and examines Renaissance Rome through a careful selection of 150 exceptional paintings and drawings. Presented by Sun Life Financial, the works assembled for... [Lire la suite]
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