- Exhibition -
  • WE love : a small, child-sized exhibition
  • Age: for all, from 6 years old
  • Duration: until February 3, 2019
  • Location: Maillol Museum (Paris 7e)

The Giacometti exhibition at the Maillol Museum in Parispresents through a chronological and thematic chronological and thematic, 50 sculptures of the artistall from the collection of the Giacometti Foundation. The course proposes a rereading of Giacometti's works in dialogue with the great classical sculptors and moderns of his time.

The Giacometti exhibition: a child-sized exhibition

The Giacometti exhibition "between tradition and avant-garde present fifty sculptures of Giacometti, from his beginnings to the famous "walking man" of the 60. The exhibition is very accessible to the young public. Clear, sober, didactic without being boring. The presentation is chronological and thematic. It begins with the works of youth, less known works of works of Giacometti from before the war. We discover a Giacometti who seeks his inspiration sometimes from the sometimes to the surrealists, sometimes to the primitive arts. The exhibition ends beautifully with the great sculptures that made the artist famous. One will admire in particular the series of the "Walking Man" series.

The Giacometti exhibition: a dialogue between the artist and his sculptor contemporaries

The Giacometti exhibition offers a perspective of the artist's works with those of the great names of of classical and modern sculpture of his time. Thus the exhibition presents 25 works of major artists artists alongside sculptures by Giacometti. The exhibition seeks to highlight the relationship between Giacometti and his masters (Bourdelle, Maillol, Rodin) and the avant-garde sculptors and contemporaries of Giacometti such as Brancusi, Zadkine, or Laurens?

Visits-workshops for children of the exhibition Giacometti

  • Every Saturday from October 6 to January 19
  • at 11 a.m.
  • Duration 1h15
  • For children from 6 to 12 years old
  • Children discover the famous sculptures made by Alberto Giacometti as well as the work of his such as Zadkine, Richier or Maillol. At the end of the visit, they can create their own small sculpture wire and aluminum foil sculpture reminiscent of the long silhouettes created by Giacometti.
  • Show up 15 minutes before the beginning of the animation
  • Price : 13 ?

Practical information

See schedule details
  • Every day from 10:30 am to 6:30 pm, including holidays
  • Nocturne on Friday until 20:30

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