Tag: modern

The 29th June 2020 marks eighty years since the death of Paul Klee, one of the most important artists and innovators of the 20th century. His in-depth study of colour has been highly influential and his methods in abstraction can be seen in the likes of both Rothko and Miró. During his time teaching at the Bauhaus school alongside Kandinsky, he was known as the…

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Discover current and upcoming exhibitions and cultural events taking place in Scandinavia Got something to discuss or add to the list? Get in touch with our account manager for Scandinavian territories, Yvonne Besser September 2018  28 Sep – 13 Jan 2019, Harald Sohlberg at The National Gallery in Norway June 2018  8 June – 2 Sep 2018, Gerhard Munthe. Enchanted Design at The National Gallery in Norway May 2018…

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Fashion and art have always had a close relationship, and designers often look to paintings for creative inspiration. This season of exhibitions has had a particularly prominent focus on fashion, with the V&A hosting the first and largest ever retrospective of Alexander McQueen’s works in Europe. Using the Bridgeman archive as our guide, explore how fashion designers have borrowed from parallel art movements and art history for…

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What happens when you combine one of the greatest painters of our time with one of the greatest dancers of our time?  This. Edgar Degas: A Strange New Beauty March 26–July 24, 2016 Who says you can’t start your dancing career at the ripe age of 13? Misty Copeland has defied stereotype after stereotype, pushing boundaries that stretch far beyond the methodical and calculated world…

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“How much is this and what’s the edition?” – Screamed a woman across a gallery space. Alright folks. Here’s the low down on everything you need to know just in case Art Basel Miami pops up in conversation at your holiday parties / after dinner drinks / insert artsy function here. Or, you’re just dying to know what in the world goes on down there….

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