Art historian and van Gogh expert Cornelia Homburg discusses the friendship and rivalry between artists Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin.
When I first heard The Phillips Collection was going to have a Neo-Impressionism exhibition, I immediately thought of Georges Seurat’s A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte and the technique used to create it—pointillism. Pointillism is a technique in which small, distinct dots of pure color are applied in patterns to form an image.
Neo-Impressionism and the Dream of Realities: Painting, Poetry, Music opens this Saturday, September 27. Here are some shots as we put the finishing touches on the galleries.