Magritte lives on with many contemporary artists
Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Brussels Showing from: 13 October 2017 - 18 February 2018 (open every day)
lives! Fifty years after the great Belgian surreal artist died, this exhibition shows that he is still very much present today. His influence can be seen in the work of many contemporary artists: from George Condo to Gavin Turk, from Sean Landers to David Altmejd. Magritte’s work constitutes a crucial reference for any artist who intends to reflect on the very production of an image or transposition of something real as a likeness.
René Magritte, L'heureux donateur, (detail) 1966, Musée Communal d'Ixelles