ALPHONSE MUCHA: MASTER OF ART NOUVEAU- Selections from the Dhawan Collection is now available for circulation through 2020. The Dhawan Collection of Los Angeles, CA, is one of the finest private collections of Mucha’s works in the U.S.
Mucha is most often remembered for the prominent role he played in shaping the aesthetics of French Art Nouveau at the turn of the 20th century.
Presented are 75 works including; rare original lithographs and proofs; 1 oil painting; 8 drawings; 1 pastel; and books, posters, portfolios and ephemera. Text panel and extended label copy are provided.
The exhibition is being curated by esteemed art historian, Gabriel Weisberg, Professor of Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
A full color catalogue has been published featuring essays by Professor Weisberg, John Mucha (Presidient of the Mucha Foundation) and Raj K. Dhawan.
The exhibition premiered at the Carnegie Arts Center, Turlock, CA, in the Fall of 2015. Other current venues include The Museum of Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, VA, in April, 2016, the Fullerton Art Center, Fullerton, CA, in May, 2017, the Dayton Art Institute, OH in Sept 2017, and the Hyde Collection, Glens, Falls, NY in January 2018 and others. Dates are available through 2020.
75 framed works,
books and ephemera
text panel and label copy
Gallery guide for printing
An 80 pagecolor catalogue
||250-300 running feet
||Appropriate security, cases for the ephemera
Tel: 310 397 3098
as of 12/20/18
Sept. 18, 2015
January 10, 2016 Carnegie Arts Center Turlock, CA
April 22 - July 31
Museum of Shennandoah Valley Winchester, VA
January 28 - March 26
Fullerton Museum Center Fullerton, CA
June 15 - August 15
Citadel Art Foundation Canadian, TX
September 15 - December 31
Dayton Art Institute Dayton, OH
January 12 - March 18
The Hyde Collection Glens Falls, NY
September 15 - December 15
University Art Galleries Texas A & M University
College Station, TX
March 17 - June 23 Huntsville Museum of Art Huntsville, AL
July 12 - September 22
October 12 - January 19, 2020 Memorial Art Gallery Rochester, NY
February 8 - May 10
Paine Art Center & Gardens Oshkosh, WI
May 30 - August 22
Ft. Wayne Museum of Art Ft. Wayne, IN
September 26 - January 3, 2021
Reading Public Museum Reading, PA
February 1 - April 31 Reserved
June - August
Museum of the Fine Arts St. Petersburg, FL
November 1, 2021 - January 3, 2022
Appleton Art Museum Ocala. FL