The exhibition will include more than 80 works by artists including Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani, Marc Chagall, Juan Gris, Chaim Soutine, Constantin Brancusi
and Tamara de Lempicka.
ABU DHABI, 5th August, 2019 (WAM) -- Featuring some of the most notable names of the 20th century Avant-Garde scene, Louvre Abu Dhabi's upcoming exhibition, 'Rendezvous in Paris: Picasso, Chagall, Modigliani and Co.(1900-1939)', will include more than 80 works by artists including Pablo Picasso, Amedeo Modigliani, Marc Chagall, Juan Gris, Chaam Soutine, Constantin Brancusi
and Tamara de Lempicka.
The self-taught artist was revealed to have created numerous fakes, including statues said to have been made by artists Barbara Hepworth, Constantin Brancusi
, Henry Moore and Man Ray.
United States (6) which centred on a work by the Romanian sculptor, Constantin Brancusi
, Bird in Space.
One piece, dedicated to Constantin Brancusi
, depicts a haggard face emerging from an egg-shaped metal cage and so borrows the Romanian sculptor's practice of carving faces onto egg-shaped stone.
Similar exhibitions were done before in 1988 by the Museum of Modern Art, New York in 1988 and accompanied by William Rubin's catalogue, 'The Primitivism of Modern Art,' and in 2009 by the Fondation Bayeler in Riehen/Basel titled 'Visual Encounters, Africa, Oceanic, and Modern Art,' which showed tribal masterpieces alongside works of Vincent van Gogh, Paul Cezanne, Wassily Kandisnky, Rousseau, Constantin Brancusi
, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian and Mark Rothko.
Record prices for works by Kazimir Malevich and Constantin Brancusi
lifted Christie's Impressionist and modern art auction in New York on Tuesday to $415.9 million, the company's second-highest haul in the category in a decade, Bloombergreported.
"If my heart starts beating fast when I see something, I know I should get it," says the 26-year-old, who has a penchant for certain luxe materials (onyx, silver, marble, brass) and Modernist sculptors (Barbara Hepworth, Constantin Brancusi
Levine's Crystal Newborn, 1993, and Black Newborn, 1994, were, of course, made after Constantin Brancusi
's Newborn, produced in marble in 1915 and in bronze in 1920.
Elsewhere is an entire room devoted to nine of Modigliani's sculpted heads that grew out of his close friendship with Constantin Brancusi
and occupied him for some two years.
We have chosen to pay on this special day a humble homage to one of the titans of our culture the Romanian (and universal) artist Constantin Brancusi
," saidDan Iancu.
After the publication of revolutionary works such as those written by Jacob Bronowski (1981, etc.) and Friedrich Cramer (1993), and in view of revelations such as those provided to us by brilliant personalities like Henri Coanda, Constantin Brancusi
or Aldous Huxley, artistic and scientific creativity are bound to unite their ways, which have been artificially separated basically since the Renaissance and the Enlightenment with a view to overspecialization.