Neo-Impressionism in the Colours of the Mediterranean

The Basil & Elise Goulandris Foundation joins forces with major European museums and presents, for the first time in Greece, a comprehensive tribute to the Neo-Impressionism art movement focusing on the Mediterranean region, that will run from January 10 until April 7, 2024.

A woman strolling through a field in the evening, surrounded by vibrant colors and nature's beauty in a captivating painting

Henri-Edmond Cross (1856-1910), “The Farm (evening)”, 1893. Oil on canvas, 65×92 cm. Private Collection

The exhibition “Neo-Impressionism in the Colours of the Mediterranean” (1891-1914) takes place in collaboration with important European museums and organisations including the Musée d’Orsay, the National Gallery in London, Centre Pompidou, the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Besançon, the Musée de l’Annonciade, the Musée de Grenoble, the Musée national d’archéologie, d’histoire et d’art – Luxembourg and the Musée des Arts Décoratifs as well as European private collectors. The exhibition will feature works by Paul Signac, Henri-Edmond Cross, Maximilien Luce, Théo van Rysselberghe, Henri Matisse, Henri Manguin and Louis Valtat, most of which will go on display for the first time in Greece.

Marina Ferretti Bocquillon, Scientific Director Emerita at the Giverny Museum of Impressionisms (musée des impressionnismes Giverny) and Marie Koutsomallis-Moreau, Head of Collection at the Basil & Elise Goulandris Foundation, are the exhibition’s curators.

Under the auspices of the French Ministry of Culture.

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