FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RENOIR TO MATISSE:
The Eye of Duncan Phillips
Through January 9, 2005
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5405 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 857-6000, fax (323) 857-6213
For reservations to Renoir to Matisse call toll free, 1-877-522-6225
Web site, <http://www.lacma.org>
Win a Rendezvous With Renoir:
Here's your chance to see 50 of the world's best-loved paintings, up close. . .and personal! LACMA - Experience the world through art.
...each artist created a new pictorial language that forever changed the way we see our world. Now imagine yourself in the same room with these masterpieces...close enough to see the brush strokes in a van Gogh...close enough to see the subtle shades of blue in a painting from Picasso's blue period...close enough to be moved in a way no image has ever before moved you. Starting in October, LACMA presents one of the most highly anticipated exhibitions in of the year, Renoir to Matisse: The Eye of Duncan Phillips.
You'll have the unprecedented opportunity to encounter more than 50 paintings from the world-renowned Phillips Collection, including Renoir's beloved Luncheon of the Boating Party--a painting never before seen in Los Angeles! Our innovative exhibitions team has created a unique showcase for these masterpieces, many of which are seldom seen outside Washington, D.C.