GIORGIO MORANDI

Annual installation

09 October 2015 - 25 June 2016

The Center for Italian Modern Art is excited to announce its third season, dedicated to Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), one of the best known Italian artists of the 20th century. The exhibition focuses on the artist’s rarely seen works from the 1930s—the decade when Morandi reached full artistic maturity and developed his distinctive pictorial language. These works until now have remained relatively little known or exhibited outside of Italy. Featuring circa 40 paintings, etchings, and drawings by the acclaimed Italian modernist, the installation marks the first time in decades that many of these works have been on view in the US. CIMA’s show draws from major international public and private collections, including those of the MART Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto; the MAMBo, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna; the Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Venice; and the Kunstmuseum Winterthur in Switzerland. The installation also presents select works from the very beginning of Giorgio Morandi’s career in the 1910s and from the very end of his life in the 1960s, to illustrate the thematic and pictorial continuities in the artist’s research. It also includes a selection of contemporary works inspired by Giorgio Morandi’s practice by artists Tacita Dean,Wolfgang Laib, Joel Meyerowitz, and Matthias Schaller.

 

For the Final Week of the exhibition, the Center for Italian Modern Art is open 12pm to 8pm, Wednesday June 22 through Saturday June 25. 

Entry is $10, free for CIMA Members and students with valid ID.

Please select your date and book an entry time slot of either 12pm to 4pm or 4pm to 8pm

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THE GIORGIO MORANDI EXHIBITION CATALOGUE IS NOW AVAILABLE ON AMAZON. 

 

 

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