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The News Corner #2 - October 2017


Time flies, and here we are already with the second issue of The News Corner, to present you what’s going on in the graphic arts. We hope that this will help our community to grow more aware of people, projects and resources around us. This time we’re also introducing a new section: the description of a member’s project. Do you want to share yours as well? See how, at the bottom of this page! Enjoy the News.


12th October, 2017

Exhibitions, worldwide!

"Leonardo to Matisse: master drawings from the Robert Lehman Collection" opened on October 4th at the MET (until January 7th). Check also its related event: a free talk on collecting drawings on October 29th, 2pm.

Light up with some color at the National Gallery London, with the exhibition dedicated to Degas "Drawn in color" (Burrell Collection, Glasgow), until 7th May.

Vineyards and woodcuts are the protagonists of "Mira vitium natura", Gianni Verna and Gianfranco Schialvino's exhibition which opened on October 8th (until January 7th) at Villa della Regina (Torino).

"Dessins italiens de la Renaissance"

The Cabinet d'Arts Graphiques du Musée d'Art et d'Histoire in Genève is showing drawings from the collection of the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf (until January 7th).

Related event: a talk on 30th November-1st December.

Around 50 drawings by Domenico Piola will be on display in Palazzo Rosso Museum (Genoa) until January 7th, within a major event dedicated to Piola's frescoes and paintings.

On 18th October the Louvre will open "Dessiner en plein air: Dessiner en plein air. Variations du dessin sur nature dans la première moitié du 19e siècle", with around 100 drawings and etching. A colloque will take place on November 8th.

Some activities coming up in the next weeks: