WHAT: The decorative and popular Art Nouveau movement is elevated at this collaborative viewing of select items from France, Germany, Austria, England and Belgium. Within the framework of the Co-operation Agreement between the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg, the exhibition seeks to display significant aspects of the Art Nouveau movement.
You’ll see a wide variety of representative exhibits, such as textiles, jewellery, tableware, decorative objects, furniture, prints, ceramics, reliefs and sculptures, designed by famous artists/designers, like Αlfons Mucha, Hector Guimard, Daum Frères, Emile Gallé, Peter Behrens, Josef Hoffmann, Josef Maria Olbrich, Koloman Moser, Henry van de Velde – all providing a kaleidoscopic image of the complex character of the Art Nouveau. Tickets €7, €5.
WHEN: April 6-May 21.
WHERE: Benaki Museum, Main Building, Koumpari 1, tel:210.367.1000. www.benaki.gr