Press releases | 6.jun.2012
PRESS CONFERENCE: Matisse - Doubles and Variations
On the occasion of the opening of 2012’s major special exhibition at the National Gallery of Denmark I have the pleasure of inviting to a press conference.
This year’s main exhibition at the National Gallery of Denmark brings together a range of absolute masterpieces by Matisse from museums and private collections from all across the world. The exhibition, which is realised as a result of co-operation between the National Gallery of Denmark, the Centre Pompidou in Paris, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, adds a new chapter to our shared understanding of the French master painter. Read more.
On that occasion the National Gallery og Denmark invites to press conference:
FRIDAY 13 JULY AT 11. A.M.
All attendees are asked to register in advance: jakob.fibiger_@_smk.dk or +45 3374 8474
NB: Due to planning schedule access to the exhibition before the press conference cannot be granted. press.
PRESS PHOTOS:Press photos for the exhibition are available for download from the Gallery’s website at: www.smk.dk/presse.
11.05: Director Karsten Ohrt welcomes the attending members of the press
11.10: Introduction to and tour of the exhibition conducted by curator Dorthe Aagesen, educator Mette Houlberg Rung, and exhibition architect Elisabeth Topsøe. Also features Cécile Debray and Rebecca Rabinow – the curators responsible for the Matisse exhibitions at the Centre Pompidou and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, respectively
From 12 noon: Lunch in the Gallery’s Sculpture Street
The exhibition is open to members of the press until 2.30 p.m.
- By: Jakob Fibiger Andreasen