Famous Artists’ Works Surface at Philadelphia Museum of Art
At the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the exhibit, dubbed “Gauguin, Cézanne, Matisse: Visions of Arcadia,” reveal famous artists’ s insights and interpretations of a mystical world of bliss. ” The exhibit also features the works of other famous artists: Pablo Picasso, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Albert Gleizes, and Paul Signac.
The Arcadia concept, which was a common theme in art and poetry during the early 19th century , depicts a mural sized painting of an enchanting place, where peace and happiness are omnipresent. Gauguin, Matisse and Cezanne were reportedly commissioned to create such interpretations.
Inspired by his travels in Tahiti, Paul Gauguin created, “Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? (1898).” The masterpiece was first exhibited in 1898 at a Parisian gallery and will be on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
along with Paul Cézanne’s “The Large Bathers” (1906) and Henri Matisse’s Bathers by a River (1909-17). Each painting reflects each famous artist’s interpretation of Arcadia.
Some graphic artists employ this style today for developing, brand strategies, which connote an enigmatic bliss.
The “Gauguin, Cézanne, Matisse: Visions of Arcadia “exhibit opens on June 20, 2012 and continues through September 3rd. As some works are on loan from the Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Fine Arts,Boston, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is the only institution presenting this collection of famous artists’ works.
What is the address of the Philadelphia Museum of Art? The address to the Philadelphia Museum of Art |Main Building|26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia,PA19130.
Where else are the aforementioned famous artists’works available to review? Although the Google Project endeavors to digitize all famous artists, click on “Paul Gauguin’s print” for easy access to the previously mentioned artists’ works.