The Musée du Luxembourg is the first French museum opened to the public in 1750 and becomes, from 1818, the first museum of contemporary art. Its history is intimately linked to the Luxembourg Palace’s history, where it was first installed, and the Senate, which is at the origin of the construction of the current building in 1884. Since 2000, the Luxembourg Museum has renewed with its heritage, the Senate assuring the management again.

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Pioneers. Artists in the Paris of the Roaring Twenties

2 March 2022 10 July 2022
Through the presentation of paintings, sculptures, photographs, films, textiles and literary works, this exhibition proposes to highlight the primordial role of women in the development of the great artistic movements of modernity. These pioneers, such as Tamara de Lempicka, Sonia Delaunay, Tarsila do Amaral and Chana Orloff, born at the end of the 19th or the very beginning of the 20th century, finally gained access...

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