Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Enjoy An Interactive Armory Show 1913, Chicago

After NYC, the historic 1913 Armory show travelled to Chicago. The Art Institute of Chicago has a new website feature where you can click on the gallery map and visit each room of the Armory Show of 1913. Mouse over each painting and you can read information about it.
Cezanne, Matisse, Picasso, Gauguin, Rousseau, Maurice Denis, Jules Pascin, Augustus John and many more were included in this show. Americans saw their "modern" work for the first time and many were shocked. It is so beautiful to see these photos and take the tour.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

This is beautiful! Thanks to following Tom C's link from his blog.

This really made my day! after reading so much about this show through the years.


p.s. pretty curious I have to prove I'm not a robot to comment, LOL!