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Renoir Intimacy Exhibition at Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, until January 22

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Renoir exhibition at Thyssen-Bornemisza museum in Madrid

Until January 22, 2017 you have the opportunity to see the first great exposition retrospective presented in Madrid of the impressionist painter Renoir, of whom in 2010 the Prado Museum exhibited a small sample of his work.

Pierre Auguste-Renoir He is one of the most prominent artists representing Impressionism and so far in Madrid there had been no great retrospective of his work as shown in the Thyssen-Bornemisza museumsince October 18.

In the Renoir exhibition of the Thyssen museum Up to 78 works by the French artist from numerous museums and institutions are presented.


Renoir exhibition at Thyssen-Bornemisza museum in Madrid

So, now in Madrid you can see canvases that belong to collections such as theMusée Marmottan Monet from Paris, the Art Institute from Chicago, the Pushkin Museum from Moscow, the J. Paul Getty from Los Angeles, the National Gallery from London or the Metropolitan from New York.

The common theme of this exhibition is The intimacy, because it stands out «the central role occupied by tactile sensations in his canvases ».

During your visit of the Renoir exhibition in Madrid you will be able to see portraits and landscapes that are grouped in the "Impressionism: public and private" sections; «Custom portraits»; «Daily Pleasures»; «Landscapes of the north and south»; «The family and its surroundings»; and «Bathers».

Therefore, in the exhibition there are not only canvases of his impressionist stage between 1869 and 1880, but also of his later stages in which the impressionist style combines it with a greater emphasis on drawing.


Renoir exhibition at the Thyssen Bornemisza museum in Madrid

Renoir exhibition schedule at Thyssen museum

The Visiting hours of the Renoir exhibition at the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum they are, from Tuesday to Friday and on Sundays, from 10 to 19 hours, and on Saturdays, from 10 to 21 hours, with last access one hour before.

He price of admission It is generally 12 euros, and allows you not only to see the temporary exhibition of Renoir, but also to visit the permanent collection of the museum.

There is a reduced entry of 8 euros for seniors +65, pensioners, students and large families with prior accreditation, and admission is free for children under 12 years and citizens in legal unemployment.

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