Tag: international

They say never judge a book by its cover… but we all know we’d be lying if it didn’t help sway our opinion. Bridgeman has licensed images for some beautiful covers around the world over the past year. Take a look at some of our highlighted designs, not including the winners of our first ever Book Cover Design Awards 2017.   America   France Germany  …

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Explore our list of notable artists who are recently out of copyright or will be in 2018, in Japan *Some artworks may not appear on the website due to UK copyright restrictions, please inquire to see more. Rene Magritte Edward Hopper Marcel Duchamp Lucio Fontana Tsugouharu Leonard Foujita   View a more comprehensive list of artists out of copyright   Copyright and Protection Law In…

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Discover current and upcoming exhibitions and cultural events taking place in Australia and New Zealand Got something to discuss or add to the list? Get in touch with our account manager for these territories, Giulia Leali December 2018 From Dec – 2019, Brett Whiteley: Drawing is Everything at the Art Gallery of New South Wales November 2018 24 Nov – 24 Apr 2019, The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial…

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With its beautiful tree-lined landscapes and reputed high quality of life, it’s no wonder that all things Finnish have been trending the last few months.  Explore Finland with out curated galleries below Did you know? Finns achieved independence on the 6th of December 1917, during the Russian Revolution. The centenary forms the opportunity for a party, as well as being an occasion for contemplation and insight – understanding the way the nation emerged, but also gazing ahead to…

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Discover current and upcoming exhibitions and cultural events taking place in Spain Got something to discuss or add to the list? Get in touch with our account manager for Spain, Giulia Leali October 2018 9 Oct – 3 Feb. Picasso and Andalusia at the Museo Picasso Malaga  July 2018 6 July – 14 Oct. Gala Dalí at the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya June 2018 26 June – 30 Sep. Monet…

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Discover current and upcoming exhibitions and cultural events taking place in Japan Got something to discuss or add to the list? Get in touch with our account manager for Japan, Giulia Leali  October 2018 5 October 2018 – 3 February 2019, Making the Difference: Vermeer and Dutch Art at the Ueno Royal Museum August 2018 15 Aug – Obon festival July 2018 14 July – 24 Sep. Monet‘s…

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Spain‘s political turmoil with Catalonia has been at the forefront of the news recently but there’s so much more that the country can also be remembered for. Spain is one of the most vibrant, cultural places in the world – the country of fiestas and festivals! From religious occasions like the Semana Santa to literally painting the town red with La Tomatina and the Wine Battle of Haro, there’s lots to enjoy throughout the year. Explore the Bridgeman archive for all the things that make Spain rich in culture, including Spanish-born artists and beautiful landscapes. See below for our curated…

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Middle Eastern art is rising to prominence in recent times; Christie’s just held their first auction sale for Modern Middle Eastern art outside of the region on 25 October 2017, in London. This precedes the much-anticipated opening of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, which was first announced back in 2005 and will now finally launch on 11 November. Pritzker Prize-winning architect Jean Nouvel has designed a beautiful museum medina…

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Chinese New Year, or Lunar New Year as it’s also known, will take place on the 16th of February 2018 and will honour the 11th Zodiac sign, the Dog. It is regarded as the ‘Spring Festival’ in modern Mainland China and is the country’s most important traditional festival. The date has great importance worldwide as hundreds of thousands of people gather to wish each other good fortune and health for…

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Want to know what artworks sizzle Down Under? Here’s our award round-up of the most popular and best-selling Australian artists ever. Sir Sidney Nolan (1917 – 1992) Sidney Nolan is perhaps the most famous Australian artist of all time. It was an exhibition at the Contemporary Art Society in Melbourne in 1948 of a series of his pictures of the bushranger Ned Kelly that first won…

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