Pierre Bonnard<br/>
<em>The studio with mimosa</em> (<em>L’Atelier au mimosa</em>) 1939–46<br/>
oil on canvas<br/>
127.5 × 127.5 cm<br/>
Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musée national d’art moderne-Centre de création industrielle<br/>
Purchased from Charles Terrasse, 1979 (AM 1978 732)<br/>
Photo © Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Bertrand Prévost

Introducing Pierre Bonnard: Curator’s Insights – Creating The Exhibition

Celebrating the opening of Pierre Bonnard: Designed by India Mahdavi, NGV curators host a series of conversations with fellow curators and special guests.

Introducing the remarkable creativity of Pierre Bonnard, one of France’s most celebrated twentieth century painters, the afternoon will explore the making of the exhibition, and the places, people and ideas that influenced him throughout his career.


Dr Miranda Wallace, Senior Curator, International Exhibition Projects, NGV
Dr Ted Gott, Senior Curator, International Art, NGV
Meg Slater, Curator, International Exhibition Projects, NGV

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