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ART: Back from Munich

Die Entführung der Europa, Felix Vallotton, oil on canvas, 1908 Kunstmuseum Bern, Geschenk Prof. Hans R. Hahnloser, Bern

Kunstmuseum Bern, on now till June 26, 2011

The exhibition “Back from Munich: Highlights of the Collection from Seven Centuries of Swiss Art” presents150 artworks which were shown  last year in Munich at the Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung. The works on show reflect the history of Swiss art starting with 15th century altar panels and continuing with 16th to 18th century portraits. The tour of Swiss art continues with works by Anker, Hodler, Klee, Tinguely, Gertsch and Rist.

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