Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving / Brooklyn Museum (USA)

Arriving this winter is the largest U.S. exhibition devoted to the iconic Mexican artist in a decade. The exhibition is a rare opportunity to explore Kahlo’s creative vision and self-crafted identity through a presentation of paintings and drawings by the artist, her clothing and other personal items, photographs, film, and documentation, as well as related objects from our collection. Continuer de lire Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving / Brooklyn Museum (USA)

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power / Brooklyn Museum (US)

Opening in one short week, Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power shines light on a broad spectrum of Black artistic practice from 1963 to 1983, one of the most politically, socially, and aesthetically revolutionary periods in American history. Featuring over 150 works by more than 60 Black artists, the exhibition offers an unparalleled opportunity to see a wide array of dynamic art that responded to this important moment. Continuer de lire Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power / Brooklyn Museum (US)

Jean-Michel Basquiat / Brooklyn Museum (USA)

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s landmark painting Untitled was created in 1982, considered a breakout year in the artist’s meteoric career. It depicts a crowned, spectral head rendered with a painterly ferocity remarkable even amid the artist’s other vigorously expressive images. The exhibition One Basquiat is the first museum presentation of Untitled. Continuer de lire Jean-Michel Basquiat / Brooklyn Museum (USA)