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Can you distinguish Art Nouveau and Art Deco? (test your skills)

Art Nouveau (1880-1914) and Art Deco (1920-1940) are very distinct movements with a different look but are often confused, maybe because both start with “Art”. Only a small percentage of people can distinguish them. Are you one of them? If you are in Linkedin, more than 500 professionals talk about Art Nouveau in the group https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8186872 – a great…

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Alphonse Mucha exhibition in China – In Shangai until July 21

The exhibition “Czech Treasure Art Nouveau Maestro: Aphonse Mucha Retrospective” in Pearl Art Museum, Shangai, is the first major one taking place in China. It features over 200 artworks from the collection, including posters, drawings, decorative works, jewelry and sculpture as well as books and photographs, some of which have never been shown in public…

The enormous impact of Japanese Art

Dear Art Nouveau friends, We want to share with all of you an interesting article from our Linkedin group member Matthew Martin, Curator, International Decorative Arts at NGV National Gallery of Victoria, on the influence of Japanese Art into Art Nouveau: CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE – Japonism to Art Nouveau Many people love…

Works of Fortuny, Rodin, Klee and other at display in Sitges, Barcelona – from March 28 to June 30

The exhibition “Del Modernisme a les Avantguardes, Drawings of the Collection of the Mapfre Foundation” will display 47 works by first-rate artists from the 19th and 20th centuries at the ground floor of the Maricel Museum in Sitges, Barcelona. Artists like Marià Fortuny, Auguste Rodin, Edgar Degas, Joaquín Sorolla, Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Francis Picabia,…