We’ve said it many times: all excuses are good for organizing a trip, and often the best ones are those related to a specific activity, whether it’s running a marathon, a concert or go to a museum. Related to the latter is five exhibitions in 2022 that are worth seeing.
And it is that if in passing you admire unique exhibitions in wonderful museums, whether classical painters, impressionists or great designers, you can take advantage of them and visit Chicago, Paris, London, The Hague and Milano
Paris surrenders to Yves Saint Laurent
This year 2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the first parade of Yves Saint Laurent and pay homage to him six Parisian museums come together to deepen all the links between art and the fashion designer. The museums are the Center Pompidou, the Museum of Modern Art in Paris, the Louvre Museum, the Orsay Museum, the Picasso-Paris National Museum and the Yves Saint Laurent Paris Museum.
Visit the Saint Laurent Aux Musées exhibition from January 29 to May 15 (except the exhibition at the Picasso Museum, which is until April 15)
Mondrian and his 150th birthday in The Hague
Continuing with great painters, in this year 2022, it will be 150 years since the birth of Piet Mondrian. Between April 2 and September 25 the Kunstmuseum Den Haag, in The Haguewhere the largest collection of the painter in the world is located, the Mondrian Moves exhibition will be held, which seeks to find the meeting points between the painter and all the artists who followed him.
Chicago goes to Paul Cézanne… then London
Now to the other side of the pond and the magnificent exhibition organized by the Art Institute of Chicago on the work of Paul Cézanne, the first in over 70 years. “The artist’s artist”, the painter hailed by Claude Monet and Camille Pissarro in the 19th century and Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso in the 20th century. It’s a long trip, but it’s worth looking for excuses to visit the Windy City.
The sample is made in coordination with Tate Modern, and through 90 oil paintings, 40 watercolors and drawingsand two sketchbooks complete with all sorts of the artist’s iconic themes and series, from his lesser-known allegorical paintings to Impressionist landscapes, portraits and bathing scenes.
in Chicago will be from May 15 to September 5 and in the Tate Modern of London from October 6 to March 12, 2023.
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Raphael triumphantly enters the National Gallery
Of From April 9 to July 31 at the National Gallery in London, all of Raphael’s art will be analyzed with his paintings and drawings, as well as works of architecture, poetry and design for sculptures, prints and tapestries. All this will be done with funds on loan from the Hermitage, the Louvre, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, the Prado Museum, the Uffizi Museum, the Vatican Museum and the Galleria Doria Pamphilj. A great opportunity to take advantage of the artist’s know-how and ingenuity.
Titian and the Woman of the Venetian Cinquecento take Milan
Continuing with the classics, we should approach the Palazzo Reale in Milan to enjoy the exhibition Titian and the image of womenopen from February 23 until June 5, 2022. It is not only about this painter, but we will find a collective exhibition of the main Venetian artists of the 16th century, interested in the representation of feminine beauty. Produced in collaboration with the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna, it also shows works by Tintoretto, Veronese and Palma il Vecchio.
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