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The birth of expressionism: Van Gogh + Munch

The birth of expressionism: Van Gogh + Munch

A gunshot and a scream reverberate through the yellow house, echo across the fjord, and fill a new exhibition at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam (from 25 September to 17 January 2016) with pity and terror. In 1890 Vincent van Gogh fatally shot himself in the French countryside. Three […]

Munch’s Prints at Princeton

Munch’s Prints at Princeton

Norwegian artist Edvard Munch (1863–1944) is considered one of the most emotionally powerful and personal painters in art history. In addition to his celebrated paintings—including his most recognized composition, The Scream (1893)—Munch is among the greatest printmakers of the modern era, renowned for his innovative techniques across all major print […]