The Réseau Art Nouveau Network is delighted to announce the opening of memberships to its association to individual members.The annual membership fee amounts to 50 Euros and will give new advantages to the RANN Friends.
Modernismeksi kutsutun katalonialaisen art nouveaun ainutlaatuinen luonne johtuu perinteen ja modernin näennäisestä ristiriidasta. Se edusti Katalonian omien perinteiden ja historian uudelleen arviointia yhteiskunnassa, joka pyrki olemaan kosmopoliittinen ja moderni. 1890-luvun kuluessa arkkitehdit ja muotoilijat herättivät menneisyyden uudelleen henkiin tyyleillä, jotka olivat luonteeltaan samanaikaisesti keskiaikaisia, arkaaisia ja kosmopoliittisia. Vuoden 1900 jälkeen suosittiin enemmän eurooppalaisen art nouveaun… Read more »
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The exhibition sheds light on Gaudernack’s work process and offers a comprehensive presentation of his artistic oeuvre, including works never shown in public, both from the museum’s holdings and from private collections, as well as a selection of his beautiful watercolour sketches.
Promoted by the Horta Museum Editions, the collector Jonathan Mangelinckx and the art historian Borys Delobbe (UCLouvain), the series “Belgian Art Nouveau: Vision, Design & Craft” intends to renew our understanding of the different looks that have crossed in Belgium in the struggle for a new aesthetic in applied arts at the turn of the 19th century.
On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the RANN, urban.brussels, founding member of RANN, is hosting an international symposium in Brussels, co-organised by RANN and urban.brussels in partnership with the Horta Museum and CIVA, on the theme “Interiors of the Art Nouveau period : analyse, restore, make accessible”.
To commemorate Thonet’s 200th anniversary, the MAK is presenting a major exhibition on modern furniture, in which the signature bentwood furniture of the world famous company is placed in the context of contemporary technological, typological, aesthetic, and historical developments. Thonet’s bentwood chairs are compared with chairs made of tubular steel and plastic as well as with classic office chairs and avant-garde furniture experiments.
In a partnership bringing together the museological and academic worlds, the Museum has been working with the Laboratoire Alice at ULB’s La Cambre-Horta Faculty of Architecture, alongside professors Denis Derycke and Michel Provoost and their students. This collaboration, begun in 2015, will come to fruition in December 2019 with the unveiling of a partial 3D reconstruction of the Maison du Peuple.
Antoņina Paškēviča says that she has always been interested in the image of a woman in art and that Art Nouveau provides a rich inspiration for the artist’s imagination. The images of nature, nature and woman in porcelain dishes and small plastic vividly show the artist’s style, interest in history and mythology.
Following its restoration, come and celebrate the reopening of Villa Majorelle! Free Admission and entertainment at the Villa Majorelle, the Ecole de Nancy Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts in Nancy and the Government Palace.
To celebrate the reopening of Villa Majorelle, a friendly and festive program awaits you!
Modesty is at the heart of Rassenfosse’s work, which explored all its facets, nuances and limits, with extraordinary consistency and continuity. This attitude makes him an artist out of time, entirely given over to a carnal passion, very controlled, subtle, showing himself to be full of restraint, as if to make it last, without wanting to exhaust it by the slightest excess.
On Saturday March 7, 2020 at 6 p.m., at the Brussels book fair, the Horta Museum editions are organising – following the release of the expected book “Belgian Art Nouveau: Towards the ideal” – a conference dedicated to Belgian Art Nouveau. Under the moderation of Borys Delobbe (UCLouvain), it will confront the three big Belgian names in Art Nouveau: Françoise Aubry (honorary curator of the Horta Museum), Werner Adriaenssens (curator at the Art & History Museum) and Anne Pluymaekers (director from the Culture pole of the European Center for Research and Training in the Glass Arts).
The fourth Brussels Art Nouveau & Art Deco (BANAD) Festival will take place from 14 to 29 March 2020. The programme will include guided tours of exceptional Art Nouveau and Art Deco interiors, guided walking, bike and coach tours, exhibitions,lectures, family activities, etc.
The Horta Museum – Saint-Gilles unveils a new exhibition devoted to ornament. Entitled “The Art Nouveau ornament”, it presents a selection whose objective is to show a representative selection of the creations of major artists of European Art Nouveau such as William Morris, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Hector Guimard, Morris Denis and Josef Hoffmann.
On 10 June, do not miss the eighth edition of the World Art Nouveau Day dedicated this year to the topic the Art Nouveau stained-glasses.
Stay tuned in order to know all activities organised to celebrate the European Art Nouveau heritage and let’s meet on our Facebook page to invent your own caption under the pictures!
To celebrate this event, RANN and its members are preparing activities that will take place throughout the year: a special World Art Nouveau Day, an international conference, a new website… More information soon.Picture: RANN’s logo © Réseau Art Nouveau Network
The Réseau Art Nouveau Network is delighted to announce that it has been approved for certification as a Council of Europe Cultural Route by the Governing Board of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes (EPA), following the final defense which took place on 11 April 2014 in Luxembourg. Through numerous activities (travelling exhibitions, colloquiums, publications, activities for children…),… Read more »
The Nature of Art Nouveau reveals the role that nature had in the Art Nouveau and how much it was the source of inspiration for the artists at the turn of 19th to 20th century. Conceived by the Catalan art historian Teresa-M. Sala, The Nature of Art Nouveau is an exhibition based on both encyclopedic information and individual… Read more »