ABOUT EXHIBITION

For the first time the multimedial art exhibition “FROM MONET TO KLIMT” takes place in Dresden. The exhibition gives the visitor a completely new look from the creative world of the most impressive artists of the last centuries.

Masterpieces by Van Gogh, Monet and Klimt are projected on all available space in the exhibition space and offer the visitor a fascinating spectacle.

The up to five meter high and animated projections reveal every single brush stroke on the screen, the intense coloring of the paintings makes the entire exhibition space come alive!

GUSTAV KLIMT

Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. Klimt is noted for his paintings, murals, sketches, and other objets d’art.

Klimt’s primary subject was the female body and his works are marked by a frank eroticism.In addition to his figurative works, which include allegories and portraits, he painted landscapes. Among the artists of the Vienna Secession, Klimt was the most influenced by Japanese art and its methods.

OSCAR-CLAUDE MONET

Oscar-Claude Monet (14 November 1840 – 5 December 1926) was a founder of French Impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement’s philosophy of expressing one’s perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein-air landscape painting.

The term “Impressionism” is derived from the title of his painting. Impression, soleil levant (Impression, Sunrise), which was exhibited in 1874 in the first of the independent exhibitions mounted by Monet and his associates as an alternative to the Salon de Paris. 

VINCENT WILLEM VAN GOGH

Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March 1853 – 29 July 1890) was a Post-Impressionist painter. He was a Dutch artist whose work had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. His output includes portraits, self-portraits, landscapes and still lifes of cypresses, wheat fields, and sunflowers.

He drew as a child but did not paint until his late twenties; he completed many of his best-known works during the last two years of his life. In just over a decade, he produced more than 2,100 artworks, including 860 oil paintings and more than 1,300 watercolors, drawings, sketches, and prints.

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