France and Denmark display Camille Pissarro in three major museum exhibitions
Marmottan-Monet Museum, Paris
Camille Pissarro - The First of the Impressionists
23 February – 2 July 2017
Curated by Claire Durand-Ruel Snollaerts and Christophe Duvivier, This exhibition will include 75 Pissarro masterpieces in the first monographic exhibition in Paris for 36 years. Click HERE for more information.
Ordrupgaard Museum, Copenhagen
Pissarro. A Meeting on St. Thomas
10 March - 2 July 2017
Curated by Dr Anne-Birgitte Fonsmark this exhibition explores the artistic sympathies between Pissarro and the Danish painter Fritz Melbye’s during their years on island of St. Thomas and Venezuela. Click HERE for more information.
Musée du Luxembourg, Paris
Pissarro in Éragny – Nature Recovered
16 March – 9 July 2017
Curated by Professors Joachim Pissarro and Richard Brettell this exhibition focuses entirely on the years on 1884-1903 while Pissarro leaving in the village of Eragny. Click HERE for more information.
A number of works from Stern Pissarro gallery will be included in these exhibitions.
To complement these unique events, the Musée de Pontoise near Paris will inaugurate the Musée Camille Pissarro, showcasing accomplished though little-known Pissarro engravings.
BRAFA Art Fair, 23 – 31 January 2016
Saturday 23 - Sunday 31 January 2016, Stern Pissarro Gallery are participating for the second year running in BRAFA, one of the leading European art and antiques fairs. For information about the fair, or planning your visit, please visit BRAFA's website.
Pissarro Family Exhibition in Pontoise, 29 November 2015 – 28 February 2016
Les Pissarro - Une Famille d'Artistes au tournant des XIXe et XXe siècles, including works by Camille, Lucien, Georges Manzana, Félix, Ludovic-Rodo, Paulémile and Orovida Pissarro, opens at Museum Camille Pissarro, part of Musée Tavet-Delacour, in Pontoise on Sunday, 29 November. Based on the collections of the Museum Camille Pissarro, the exhibition is enhanced by loans from within the Pissarro family, as well as major museums, such as Musée d’Orsay in Paris.
RA Impressionism Show 30 January – 20 April 2016
The Royal Academy of Arts (RA) has announced an exhibition, Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, on display 30 January – 20 April 2016. This show will display more than 120 Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and early twentieth-century works, including masterpieces by Camille Pissarro.
Paulémile Pissarro: Catalogue Raisonné In Process
Lélia Pissarro, expert on her grandfather, Paulémile Pissarro, is preparing a catalogue raisonné on the artist. To make her research as comprehensive as possible and representative of Paulémile’s complete oeuvre, we encourage any leads or submissions of the artist’s work to firstname.lastname@example.org
'Marriage of Opposites' - a Novel about Camille Pissarro's Mother - by Alice Hoffman
Marriage of Opposites, a new work of historical fiction by Alice Hoffman, tells the story of Camille Pissarro’s mother, Rachel Pomie Petit Pizzarro. The novel was ranked no. 9 on the U.S. National Indie Bestseller List and comes highly recommended, after receiving rave reviews from critics at NPR, Washington Post, Star Tribune, etc. Read an interview with the author here.
Evidencing enduring public interest in the Pissarro family, Marriage of Opposites continues in a tradition of chronicling the art dynasty, including the celebrated Depths of Glory (1985) by Irving Stone.