The French-Italian border region has traditionally been a haven for travelers, artists and nobility. A number of top notch exhibitions between Tende and Nice are testimony to this.
This summer, the Musée Matisse in Nice will highlight the relationship between two of the most iconic artists of the 20th century, Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso.
One is famous for his inflated forms and exaggerated figures, while the other is the father of Cubism and one of the most influential artists (if not the most influential) of the 20th century.
Jean Cocteau’s great passion for Mediterranean culture takes center stage at a remarkable temporary exhibit in Menton
To mark the 50th anniversary of the death of painter and sculptor Georges Braque, Cannes hosts an exhibition of his prints and illustrations. (more…)...