RENOIR, CAPODIMONTE, QUEEN NEFERTARI
THREE EXCEPTIONAL UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS AT THE KIMBELL ART MUSEUM

 
Kimbell Art Museum | Fort Worth, TX, USA
 

Renoir: The Body, The Senses
27 October 2019 – 26 January 2020
The body - particularly the nude - was the defining subject of Renoir's artistic practice and this exhibition will offer a unique opportunity to explore his unceasing interest in the human form. In recognition of the centenary of Renoir's death, this daring exhibition will feature more than 60 works by Renoir, his sources, contemporaries and followers.

Flesh and Blood: Italian Masterpieces from the Capodimonte Museum
1 March – 14 June 2020
Imposing or intimate, violent or tender, extravagant or humble, a selection of 40 masterpieces from the Capodimonte Museum in Naples, one the most important fine arts collections in Europe, will constitute an exceptional journey through the major achievements of Italian Renaissance. It will feature masterpieces by Titian, Raphael, Parmigiano, El Greco, Annibale Carracci, Artemisia Gentileschi, Guido Reni, Ribera and Luca Giordano.

Queen Nefertari's Egypt
15 November 2020 - 28 March 2021
Egyptian civilization at its height. Nefertari, whose name was meaning "the most beautiful of them all" was the beloved wife of Ramesses II. She'll be brought to life, as well as other wives, sisters, daughters of Royal status, through a selection of 230 masterpieces (statues, jewelry, vases, papyrus, steles, mummies, wooden coffins and stone sarcophagi) from the Museo Egizio in Turin, the second-most important Egyptian collection in the world after the Cairo.