A Memorable Moment with the MoMA
A landmark exhibition is being played out at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in the Bois de Boulogne on the western edge of town. Entitled Etre Moderne: Le MoMA à Paris (Being Modern, the MoMA in Paris), the exhibition showcases a selection of 200 works from the unparalleled collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The show is curated jointly by the MoMA and the Fondation Louis Vuitton and presents a selection of works in myriad mediums, from all six of MoMA’s departments, reflecting the history of the institution and its way of collecting. The show brings together paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, films, media works, performances as well as architecture and design objects, tracing the evolution and scope of the museum’s collection. Etre Moderne features major works by artists including Max Beckmann, Alexander Calder, Paul Cézanne, Marcel Duchamp, Walker Evans, Jasper Johns, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Gustav Klimt, Yayoi Kusama, René Magritte, Pablo Picasso and Paul Signac.
Showing through to March 5th 8 ave Mahatma Gandhi (16th), 01 40 69 96 00