Coronavirus: situation in Lausanne

More information
From 12 Feb 2021 to 16 May 2021

Maurice Denis. Amour

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts
A classmate of Édouard Vuillard and Pierre Bonnard when all three were studying art, Maurice Denis (1870-1943) was a painter and major theoretician of modern French art at the turn of the 20th century. This show – the first devoted to the artist in Switzerland in 50 years – focuses on the early years of […]
A classmate of Édouard Vuillard and Pierre Bonnard when all three were studying art, Maurice Denis (1870-1943) was a painter and major theoretician of modern French art at the turn of the 20th century. This show – the first devoted to the artist in Switzerland in 50 years – focuses on the early years of Denis’s career.The novel visual experiments of the “Nabi of the beautiful icons” gave way to the serene splendor of the symbolist works, followed by the bold decision to return to classicism.Curators:Catherine Lepdor, Chief curator, MCBAIsabelle Cahn, Chief Curator of Paintings, musée d’OrsayThis event is organised with the exceptional support of the Musée d'Orsay and thanks to loans from Europe and the United States.       

Address

Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts
Place de la Gare 16
1003 Lausanne

Contact

+41 (0)21 316 34 45

EmailMore informationWebsite

Schedules

From 12 Feb 2021 to 16 May 2021
Upcoming events