Georges Mathieu in New York at Nahmad Contemporary

Exhibitions, News

Georges Mathieu makes big news in New York where four monumental paintings of 6 metres, painted in 1978 for his retrospective at the Grand Palais, are exhibited starting today at Nahmad Contemporary. “Long time underrated, the French star of the 1950-1970s takes his revenge. A flagship exhibition to restore his rating has been missing in the […]

“The Georges Mathieu renaissance has begun”

Art Market, Exhibitions

In its publication from September 24, Le Figaro, one of France’s newspapers of record, dedicated a full page to this article: “The Georges Mathieu renaissance has begun”. Renowned the world over from the 1950s to the 1970s, this giant of lyrical abstraction then endured a long purgatory until his death. The artist is finally getting […]

Georges Mathieu exhibition at Galerie Templon

Exhibitions, Galleries

Galerie Templon offers for the first time a solo exhibition of Georges Mathieu. The exhibition features around thirty paintings created between 1960 and 1979, demonstrating the significance and inventiveness of a body of work that left a lasting impression on French art and imagination. In 1971, Pierre Dehaye said: “In the twenty years since lyrical abstraction […]

“Georges Pompidou & Art” exhibition at the Chambord castle

Exhibitions, Museums

Micromégas (1973, 65 x 130 cm) is currently shown at the “Georges Pompidou & Art” exhibition at the Chambord castle (800,000 visitors per year) from June 18th to November 19th, 2017. This oil on canvas is part of the collection of Centre Pompidou, this year celebrating its 40 years. Georges Mathieu started in 1963 a regular correspondence […]

More than fifteen artworks of Mathieu exhibited in Milan

Exhibitions, Galleries

The Dellupi Arte gallery is holding a solo exhibition of Georges Mathieu in Milan from October 20th to November 20th, featuring more than fifteen artworks. Some of these will be previewed at the ArtVerona modern and contemporary art fair in Verona from October 14th to 17th. Gallery director Luigi Dellupi explains the reasons for this exhibition […]

Mathieu on exhibit at the Juan March Foundation in Madrid

Exhibitions, Museums

The Juan March Foundation in Madrid currently has on display two beautiful works by Georges Mathieu in its exhibition entitled Lo Nunca Visto. De la pintura informalista al fotolibro de postguerra (1945-1965) [Never Before Seen: from informalist painting to the postwar photobook (1945-1965)]. Those two works are a 1951 painting (128.5 x 196 cm) in black and red […]

Mathieu works displayed in the new Unterlinden museum in Colmar

Exhibitions, Museums

The Unterlinden Museum in Colmar, the setting for the famous Issenheim altarpiece and many Renaissance masterpieces, has just reopened its doors in December, 2015, after three years of construction work to enlarge the facility and hopefully double the number of visitors. Set in a former Dominican convent since its creation in 1853, the museum has […]

A selection of works by Georges Mathieu exhibited this autumn in Paris

Exhibitions, Galleries

People often ask us where to view Georges Mathieu artworks live. The exhibition “L’abstraction de 1920 à nos jours” (Abstraction from 1920 to the present day) staged at Galerie Hélène Bailly (25 quai Voltaire, Paris 7th district) from October 15th to December 19th, 2015, shows ten artworks including the stunning Entéléchie carolingienne V (1956). Invalid Displayed Gallery […]