Thursday, July 6, 2017

Guggenheim Museum explores "Mystical Symbolism" through October 2017

ARTDAILY
Henri Martin, Young Saint (Jeune sainte), 1891. Oil on canvas, 65.4 x 49.3 cm. Musée des Beaux-Arts, Brest, France. Photo: © Musée des Beaux-Arts, Brest, France.
NEW YORK---From June 30 through October 4, 2017, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents "Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose+Croix in Paris," 1892–1897, the first museum exhibition on this revelatory and significant yet frequently overlooked series of Salons. Featuring highlights from the Salons, the Guggenheim exhibition includes approximately forty works by a cross section of artists—some familiar, others less so—and invite a fresh look at and new scholarship on the legacies of late nineteenth-century Symbolist art. [More]

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: "Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose+Croix in Paris, 1892–1897" (Through October 4, 2017); 1071 5th Ave., New York, NY, Between 88th & 89th Streets, New York City; 212-423-3500; guggenheim.org