19 juillet 2010

"Matisse: Radical Invention, 1913–1917" @ The Museum of Modern Art, NY

Henri Matisse. Bathers by a River. 1909–10, 1913, 1916–17. Oil on canvas, 102 1/2 x 154 3/16" (260 x 392 cm). The Art Institute of Chicago, Charles H. and Mary F. S. Worcester Collection. © 2010 Succession H. Matisse/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York NEW YORK, NY.- Matisse: Radical Invention, 1913–1917, a large-scale investigation into a pivotal moment in the career of Henri Matisse (1869–1954), presents an important reassessment of the artist’s work between 1913 and 1917, revealing this period to be one of the most... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2009

Cy Twombly, Eight Sculptures @ Gagosian Gallery, New York

CY TWOMBLY, Untitled (The Mathematical Dream of Ashurbanipal), 2000-2009. Bronze, 41 1/8 x 20 7/8 x 21 5/16 inches (104.5 x 53.1 x 54.2cm). Ed. of 3. photo courtesy Gagodian Gallery "Bronze unifies the thing. It abstracts the forms from the material. People want to know about what the material constituents are; it helps them identify the work with something. But I want each sculpture to be seen as a whole, as a sculpture."--Cy Twombly NEW YORK, NY.- Gagosian Gallery announced an exhibition of new bronze sculptures... [Lire la suite]
16 mai 2009

'Cy Twombly: The Natural World, Selected Works 2000–2007' @ The Art Institute of Chicago

Cy Twombly. Untitled, 2007 (detail) . Acrylic on wood, 99 3/16 x 217 5/16 in. (252 x 552 cm) Private Collection, © Cy Twombly. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery CHICAGO.- The Art Institute is sole venue for Cy Twombly: The Natural World, Selected Works 2000–2007. The Art Institute of Chicago will inaugurate the Abbott Galleries in the Renzo Piano–designed Modern Wing with a selection of recent work by Cy Twombly. Cy Twombly: The Natural World, Selected Works 2000–2007—on view from May 16 through September 13, 2009—celebrates the... [Lire la suite]
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