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Gemeentemuseum shows Modern & Contemporary Art – XXth Century

gemeentemuseum_uzlanyFor the first time in its history, the Gemeentemuseum presents a vast display of modern and contemporary art filling two whole floors of its main building. The new exhibition, entitled XXth Century, uses both major historical events like the Wall Street Crash and the Russian revolution to suggest the background against which untiring artistic experimentation constantly transformed the face of Western art. Via outstanding works by artists like Mesdag, Toorop, Van Doesburg, Picasso, Constant, Mondrian, Lewitt, Merz, Lüpertz and Baselitz, it reveals a world still inward-looking at the start of the period but increasingly interested in new external developments as time went on. On exhibition through 1 March, 2009.


November 11, 2008 - Posted by | Art Exhibitions, Artists, News, raw art gallery | ,

1 Comment »

  1. Hello, This is nice place you have here, I just want to congratulate you. I wish we may have more places like this. All the Best , S.James

    Comment by Art Galleries of Oil Paintings | November 12, 2008 | Reply

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