Gallery Talk

Chaim Soutine: A Closer Look


Friday, July 27, 2018
2 – 3 pm
Exhibition Galleries

In this gallery talk led by Chris Gartrell, Assistant Manager of Adult Programs, slow down and spend time looking closely at select works in the exhibition Chaim Soutine: Flesh. Learn about Soutine’s singular role in the art world of Paris between the wars,  through a consideration of the unique visual style and painterly energy that the artist brought to the tradition of still-life painting.

Included with Museum Admission; RSVP Recommended

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Installation view of the exhibition Chaim Soutine: Flesh, May 4 – September 16, 2018, The Jewish Museum, NY. Left: Chaim Soutine, Fish, Peppers, Onions, c. 1919, oil on canvas.  Barnes Foundation, Merion and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Right: Chaim Soutine, Flowers and Fish, c. 1919, oil on canvas. Private collection Photo by: Jason Mandella