Food for the Soul: Women Art Exhibitions—Venice and Paris

Leonora Carrington. Portrait of Max Ernst (ca. 1939). National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh. Purchased with assistance from the Henry and Sula Walton Fund and the Art Fund 2018. Photo: Courtesy Peggy Guggenheim Collection

By Nina Heyn — Your Culture Scout

In recent years, exhibitions of women’s art have gained so much popularity that almost every week there is a local exhibition somewhere in the world. Predictably, the most ambitious shows tend to be hosted in the global art centers of Paris and Venice. Two important exhibitions focused on women artists are ongoing now at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice and at Musée du Luxembourg in Paris.

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