14 décembre 2010

Three Major German Museums Announce an Exhibition on the Art of the Enlightenment in China

Georg Desmarées, The Artist with his Daughter Antonia, around 1760 © Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlungen Munchen. Photo: Nicole Wilhelms. BERLIN.- – In spring 2011 three major German museum bodies – the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden and the Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen Munich – will join forces with the National Museum of China to present an exhibition on the art of the Enlightenment, to be held in Beijing. The exhibition reveals the unfolding artistic and intellectual curiosity and... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2010

'The Young Vermeer' @ National Galleries of Scotland

Johannes (Jan) Vermeer, ‘The Procuress’,1656. Canvas, 143 X 130 cm. Dresden, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister EDINBURGH.- Three paintings from Johannes Vermeer’s early career will be reunited for the very first time at in a display at the National Galleries of Scotland in December 2010. The Young Vermeer will present a unique opportunity to compare directly these three works and discover more about the development of this celebrated artist. Johannes Vermeer (1632-75) is world-renowned for his meticulous... [Lire la suite]