Entrance Ticket to the exhibition the Liberation of Painting 1945-1962

Entrance Ticket to the exhibition the Liberation of Painting 1945-1962

Language: English , French
Availability: From 14th July until 31st January 2021
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Do this because
  • Discover the exhibition devoted to abstract painting in France between 1945 and 1962
  • Admire 75 works from the collection of the Gandur Foundation for Art
  • Live a pictorial adventure of rare intensity and an astonishing diversity of styles
What to expect

Participate in the exhibition La Libération de la Peinture, 1945-1962 devoted to abstract painting in France and discover how artists marked by the experience of war managed to use new tools and materials to create new forms to paint the reality of their time.

Admire a selection of 75 paintings, drawings, and sculptures from the collection of the Fondation Gandur pour l’Art showing how the war, with its many atrocities, had a lasting influence on the course of art. These paintings were born in the post-war climate and developed until the early 1960s in the heart of rebuilding Europe, with Paris as the epicenter of creation and dissemination.

The itinerary proposed to you is divided into 8 thematic and chronological sections, each illustrated with a dozen works chosen for their ability to account for the main pictorial upheavals that contributed to revolutionizing abstract art.

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket to the exhibition
  • Audioguide available after downloading the application on your smartphone
What's not included
  • Guided tour
Reduced price
  • Adult: full price
  • Child (under 10 years old): free

Mémorial de Caen, Esplanade Général Eisenhower, 14000 Caen, France

Meeting point:

Please present your barcode ticket at the entrance of the museum

What to remember
  • Tickets for the exhibition are only valid for the chosen date
  • A downloadable audioguide is available from your smartphone to listen to the comments
  • The paintings can be found in the richly illustrated catalog on sale at the museum's bookshop
  • Tickets are non-refundable
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  • Every day
  • From 14th July until 31st January 2021
  • Visits from 10.00am until 5.00pm
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Mémorial de Caen
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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