Exhibitions in the artzine on artrepublic.com
This constantly updated section features reviews of the latest art exhibitions at many of the world’s most popular public galleries. Soon you’ll want to pack your bags and head off in search of the world’s finest art.
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Gallery Collection at National Gallery of Canada
To further understanding and enjoyment of art is the mandate that The National Gallery of Canada sets for itself. And with its comprehensive international collection of artwork, visitors to the museum can certainly gain both knowledge and pleasure in the arts. The collection is arranged in nine themed sections including Canadian Art, Inuit Art, Contemporary Art, Media Arts and Photography.
Courtauld Gallery at Courtauld Institute of Art
The Courtauld Institute of Art was founded in 1932 and is one of the world’s leading academic institutes for the teaching and research of the history of art and conservation. The Courtauld Gallery houses an internationally renowned collection of paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture and decorative works of art spanning 600 years of art history.
The Museums Collection at Museum of Fine Arts Boston
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) houses and preserves pre-eminent collections and aspires to serve a wide variety of people through direct encounters with works of art.
The Museums Collection at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
The Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia is the most modern of the three major art museums in Madrid. The collection is housed in a former hospital built in 1776, a building which has been modifed dramatically with the addition of the enormous transparent towers of the museum's glass elevators designed by José Luis Iñiguez de Onzoño and Antonio Vázquez de Castro, in collaboration with British architect, Ian Ritchie.
The Museums Collection at Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego: MCA Downtown
Founded in 1941, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) is the pre-eminent contemporary visual arts institution in San Diego County.
Gallery Collection at National Gallery of Ireland
To celebrate the Millenium the National Gallery of Ireland is undergoing a building extension programme which will see the opening of the new Millenium Wing in Autumn 2001. This will provide extra exhibition space for the museum, which houses the country's national collection of Irish art as well as the collection of European master paintings.
The Permanent Collection at Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA)
The gleaming white MACBA, in stark contrast to the its surroundings of the historic quarter of the old Raval, was designed by the US architect Richard Meier and opened in 1995.
The Museums Collection at Victoria and Albert Museum
Founded in the 1850s and described as the 'jewel in the crown' of London's South Kensington cultural area, a visit to the Victoria and Albert Museum is a must. In seven miles of exhibition space the V&A collection totals over four million objects, the greatest, most diverse collection of decorative art and design in the world, spanning all continents and dating from 3000BC to the present day.
The Permanent Collection at Tate Gallery Liverpool
Tate Liverpool is the home of the National Collection of Modern Art in the North of England and the largest gallery of modern and contemporary art outside London. Tate Liverpool is housed in a beautiful converted warehouse which is part of the historic Albert Dock.
Monet's Garden at Giverny at Monet's Garden at Giverny
Art legend has it that Monet fell in love at first sight with the village of Giverny when he saw it from a train window on route to Paris. In 1883 he moved to the village, bought a house and began to plant his gardens. In his letters, Monet continued to express his increasing affection for Giverny. It remained his home until he died in 1926.