A big event!

From 18 March to 13 July 2020, the Musée des Beaux-arts takes us to the beach!

Last updated date : 17/03/2020
From 18/03 to 13/07/2020 daily.
Fine Arts Museum 20 place des Terreaux - 69001 Lyon 1er

From the Woman Seated on the Beach, a painting by Picasso kept at the Musée des Beaux-Arts  (Museum of Fine Arts), the idea came for an exhibition on the theme of the bather, which often appears in the artist’s work. 

The museum presents the works of several painters who influenced Picasso, such as Ingres and Renoir, as well as of artists who Picasso inspired in turn, such as Francis Bacon and Henry Moore.

The exhibition, organised jointly with the Musée National Picasso-Paris, presents 150 works from major collections in Europe and the United States, as well as from the archives, and photos of Picasso and his family on holiday by the seaside. 

Not to be missed! 

Notice!
Around the same time at the museum, the exhibition ‘Par le feu, la couleur. Céramiques contemporaines’ will look at contemporary ceramics from the 1960s to the present day.   From June to December 2020.

Admission to the Musée des Beaux-Arts and its exhibition is included in the Lyon City Card.

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  • From 18/03 to 13/07/2020, daily.

Fine Arts Museum

20 place des Terreaux - 69001 Lyon 1er

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