Top 10 Art Anniversaries 2018

Top 10 Art Anniversaries 2018

Celebrate and commemorate some of the greatest artists in history with our list of the top art anniversaries you need to know in 2018. Visit our calendar for many more important cultural and historical dates

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Danae, 1907-08 (oil on canvas), Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) / Galerie Wurthle, Vienna, Austria / Bridgeman Images

1. Gustav Klimt

100 years since death, 6 Feb 1918

 

 Joan Miro and graffiti, Barcelona, 1955 (gelatin silver print), Brassai (1899-1984) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie's Images / Bridgeman Images
Joan Miro and graffiti, Barcelona, 1955 (gelatin silver print), Brassai (1899-1984) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie’s Images / Bridgeman Images

2. Joan Miró

125 years since birth, 20 Apr 1893

 

Monogram, 1955-59 (mixed media), Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) / Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden / Bridgeman Images
Monogram, 1955-59 (mixed media), Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) / Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden / Bridgeman Images

3. Robert Rauschenberg

10 years since death, 12 May 2008

 

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Thunersee von Leissigen, Ferdinand Hodler (1853-1918) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie’s Images / Bridgeman Images

4. Ferdinand Hodler

100 years since death, 19 May 1918

 

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Winter moonlit night, 1919, by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938) / De Agostini Picture Library / G. Nimatallah / Bridgeman Images

5. Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

80 years since death, 15 June 1938

 

Am Steinhof church (church Leopld), Stained glass by Koloman Moser (photo) / Godong/UIG / Bridgeman Images
Am Steinhof church (church Leopld), Stained glass by Koloman Moser (photo) / Godong/UIG / Bridgeman Images

6. Koloman Moser

100 years since death, 18 Oct 1918

 

The Embrace, 1917, Egon Schiele (1890-1918) / Osterreichisches Galerie, Vienna, Austria / Bridgeman Images
The Embrace, 1917, Egon Schiele (1890-1918) / Osterreichisches Galerie, Vienna, Austria / Bridgeman Images

7. Egon Schiele

100 years since death, 31 Oct 1918

 

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The Miracle of St. Mark Freeing a Slave, 1548 (oil on canvas), Jacopo Robusti Tintoretto (1518-94) / Gallerie dell’Accademia, Venice, Italy / Cameraphoto Arte Venezia / Bridgeman Images

8. Tintoretto

500 years since birth, 15 Sep 1518

 

 Composition, 1918 (oil on canvas), Olga Vladimirovna Rozanova (1886-1918) / State Museum of Fine Arts, Nizhny Tagil, Russia / Bridgeman Images
Composition, 1918 (oil on canvas), Olga Vladimirovna Rozanova (1886-1918) / State Museum of Fine Arts, Nizhny Tagil, Russia / Bridgeman Images

9. Olga Rozanova

100 years since death, 8 Nov 1918

 

The Seamstresses; Les couturieres, 1890 (oil on canvas), Vuillard, Edouard (1868-1940) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie's Images / Bridgeman Images
The Seamstresses; Les couturieres, 1890 (oil on canvas), Edouard Vuillard (1868-1940) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie’s Images / Bridgeman Images

10. Édouard Vuillard

150 years since birth, 11 Nov 1868

 

Other important art anniversaries

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Nude Reaching on a Sofa; Nu Allonge sur un Canape, 1928 (oil on canvas), Marie Clementine (Suzanne) Valadon (1865-1938) / Private Collection / Photo © Christie’s Images / Bridgeman Images

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