Results tagged “Philadelphia Museum of Art”

Rodin reopens in Philadelphia

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
July 13, 2012 5:44 PM |
"This museum is the perfect showcase for the work of [Auguste] Rodin," commented Beth Williams during yesterday's preview reception for the reopening of the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia, Pa. "It has been completely refurbished, so it is sparkling just like it was in 1929 with it first opened." Williams, who has worked as a guide in the Museum for more than a decade, believes that visitors ... [Read]

The Philadelphia Museum of Art yesterday premiered a new exhibition of artwork by one of history's most intriguing artists: Vincent van Gogh. Van Gogh Up Close is described by the museum as a daring and innovative collection of works that broke with the past and dramatically altered the course of modern painting. Made between 1886 and 1890 in Paris, Arles, Saint-Rémy, and Auvers, the works ... [Read]