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Events - Archives

Hokusai 1 at the Grand Palais (Paris)

Hokusai 1 at the Grand Palais (Paris)

1 Oct - 20 Nov 2014

www.grandpalais.fr

The exhibition is divided in two phases. 500 exceptional masterpieces are presented, a lot of which are never to leave Japan as The Hokusai Institute opens in the spring of 2015.


Opening Mauritshuis

Opening Mauritshuis

27 Jun 2014

www.mauritshuis.nl

After renovation, opening of the Royal Picture Gallery in The Hague. Again Girl with a pearl earring and the View of Delft by Vermeer can be seen.


The Life by Marc Chagall

The Life by Marc Chagall

14 Jun - 6 Oct 2014

www.musees-nationaux-alpesmaritimes.fr/chagall

The Maeght Fondation loans the painting The Life by Marc Chagall to the National Marc Chagall Museum in Nice (France).


Art book fair in Fontainebleau

Art book fair in Fontainebleau

30 May - 1 Jun 2014

www.musee-chateau-fontainebleau.fr

Léon attends the book fair for Art publishers in the 'cour ovale' of the Fontainebleau castle


Exhibition at Orsay Museum (Paris) Vincent van Gogh / Antonin Artaud

Exhibition at Orsay Museum (Paris) Vincent van Gogh / Antonin Artaud

11 Mar - 6 Jul 2014

www.musee-orsay.fr

About thirty masterpieces and a few drawings and letters by Van Gogh with the graphic work of Antonin Arthaud.


Exhibition Myth of The Golden Age from Vermeer to Rembrandt

Exhibition Myth of The Golden Age from Vermeer to Rembrandt

8 Feb - 25 May 2014

Bologne Fava Palace (Italy). The girl with a pearl earring is the highlight of this exhibition. The book Soaring Colors honors Vermeer and this Mona Lisa of the North.


Charleroi’s Bookfair

Charleroi’s Bookfair

16 Oct - 20 Oct 2013


Exhibition René Magritte, The Empire of Light

Exhibition René Magritte, The Empire of Light

19 Sep 2013 - 13 Jan 2014

www.musee-magritte-museum.be

In Brussels, the Magritte Museum presents this extraordinary achievement declined in 17 versions, The Empire of Light. The album The night of the mermaids is based on one of these art works.


Exhibition Le partage des midis

Exhibition Le partage des midis

13 Jun - 13 Oct 2013

On the occasion of Marseille European Capital of Culture, the exhibition include works by Van Gogh. The artist painted The yellow house in Arles, that inspired the album The Sun House.


Re-opening of the Van Gogh Museum

Re-opening of the Van Gogh Museum

26 Apr 2013

www.vangoghmuseum.nl

In Amsterdam, Van Gogh is in the spotlight after a facelift of the museum dedicated to him. The opportunity to discover or rediscover The yellow house, which inspired the album The Sun House.