The Getty Museum will be hosting the works of one of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, beginning this January!

Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism. Much celebrated in his time as both a sculptor and draftsman, he created some of the best-known images of the age of Louis XV. This major international loan exhibition, developed in partnership with the Louvre, is a testament to the remarkable variety of his oeuvre - copies after the antique, subjects of history and mythology, portraiture, anatomical studies, ornament, fountains, and tombs - and to his masterful techniques in drawings, sculptures, medals, and prints.

This is an incredible exhibit that you do not want to miss! 

The Getty Museum 1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049

Bouchardon: Royal Artist of the Enlightenment

When
January 10 - April 2, 2017
Where
The Getty Museum
1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049

The Getty Museum will be hosting the works of one of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, beginning this January!

Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism. Much celebrated in his time as both a sculptor and draftsman, he created some of the best-known images of the age of Louis XV. This major international loan exhibition, developed in partnership with the Louvre, is a testament to the remarkable variety of his oeuvre - copies after the antique, subjects of history and mythology, portraiture, anatomical studies, ornament, fountains, and tombs - and to his masterful techniques in drawings, sculptures, medals, and prints.

This is an incredible exhibit that you do not want to miss! 

 

 

 

 

 

more events
1/3
ONGOING EVENTS
event

Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism at the National Gallery of Art

April 9 - July 9, 2017
National Gallery of Art - East Building
4th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
event

America Collects Eighteenth-Century French Painting at the National Gallery of Art

May 21 - August 20, 2017
National Gallery of Art - West Building
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001
event

Yves Saint-Laurent: The Perfection of Style

May 6 - August 27, 2017
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220
event

Spectacular Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Collection

June 10, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens
4155 Linnean Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
event

XYZT: Abstract Landscapes by Adrien M & Claire B

June 1, 2017 - September 3, 2017
ARTECHOUSE
1238 Maryland Ave SW, Washington DC 20024
event

Posters and Patriotism: Selling World War I in New York at The Museum of the City of New York

April 5 - September, 2017
Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue, NY10029
event

VIVA ARTE VIVA and French pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale

May 13 - November 26, 2017
la Biennale di Venezia
Venice, Italy
event

Compagnie XY on tour in the U.S

June 2 - July 22, 2017
Various Locations
United States
1/3
recomended for you
event

LA Intersections

May 6 - July 31, 2017
Fabian Castanier Gallery
2919 La Cienega Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
event

With "Unpacking", the Marciano Collection makes its debut in LA!

May 25 - December 24, 2017
Maurice and Paul Marciano Art Foundation
4357 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles
90010 California
event

Avenue des Arts' new gallery in LA!

June 17- July 29, 2017
Avenue des Arts New Gallery
807 S Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
event

Alexandra Grant presents "Taking Lena Home"

June 29, 2017 | 7pm
Blue Roof Studios
7329 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90003
event

Anne Morgan’s War: American Women Rebuilding France 1917-1924

July 15 - August 5, 2017
Louis Stern Fine Arts
9002 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA 90069
event

Delgres in Concert

August 10, 2017
Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049, États-Unis