“WHEN I KNOW YOUR SOUL, I WILL PAINT YOUR EYES”
His models said that posing for him was like baring their souls. This is a part of the romantic myth that surrounds Amedeo Modigliani, a brilliant, dissolute artist and charming dandy, who lived an intense, but short life. Featuring thirty paintings and drawings from important museums and collections, the exhibition reveals the enormous value of his independent exploration of art in early 20th-century Paris during a decade of turbulent change. 16 March - 16 July Modigliani Piazza Matteotti 9, Genoa www.modiglianigenova.it - www.palazzoducale.genova.it
Amedeo Modigliani, Giovane con i capelli rossi or Lo studente (1919).