The landmark exhibition is the second in the “Icons of Modern Art” series following the influential Shchukin Collection show, both organized in partnership with the State Hermitage Museum (Saint- Petersburg), the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow) and the State Tretyakov Gallery (Moscow).
Installed across all of the galleries in the Fondation Louis Vuitton’s iconic Frank Gehry building, “The Morozov Collection” will bring together a selection of works by renowned French artists including Manet, Rodin, Monet, Pissarro, Toulouse-Lautrec, Renoir, Sisley, Cézanne, Gaugin, Van Gogh, Bonnard, Denis, Maillol, Matisse, Marquet, Vlaminck, Derain and Picasso alongside Russian masters including Repin, Vrubel, Korovin, Golovin, Serov, Larionov, Goncharova, Malevich, Mashkov, Konchalovsky, Outkine, Saryan and Konenkov. Conceived by Anne Baldassari, the exhibition’s chief curator, “The Morozov Collection” will include astonishing discoveries and memorable moments, with a unique design that evokes historical references and highlights the timeless nature of works that exemplify the emerging artistic modernity of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Morozov Collection: Icons of Modern Art
Fondation Louis Vuitton
8 avenue du Mahatma Gandhi
Bois de Boulogne, Paris – France
September 22nd, 2021 – February 22nd, 2022