Exhibition: Eclectic, a 21st century collection

Besides its exhibitions “African Routes” and “From the Jordan River to the Congo River”, the musée du quai Branly-Jacques Chirac presents “Eclectic – a 21st century collection" until April 2nd 2017. This retrospective exposes around 40 pieces of art, mainly African, from the non-occidental art collection of Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière. Through this exhibition, it is the history of non-occidental art works of this early century that is exposed, and through the eyes of this collector. Visitors can thus discover the masterpieces of the Fang art, Baule and Dogon, but also Roman marbles, Greek ceramics and many other masterpieces. To create his collection, Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière let his emotion guide him and whished for a dialogue between civilizations. This event is to discover just a few metro stations away from the Green Hotels Paris, the Eiffel Trocadéro and the Gavarni.

Exhibition “Eclectic – A 21st century collection”, from November 23rd 2016 to April 2nd 2017.
Open on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday from 11a.m. to 7p.m.
Nocturnal on Thursday, Friday and Saturday until 9p.m.

MQB. Exhibition “Eclectic, a 21st century collection. From November 23rd 2016 to Avril 2nd 2017.
© musée du quai Branly, photo by Gautier Deblonde

Musée du quai Branly-Jacques Chirac
37, quai Branly
75007 Paris
Tel.: +33 (0)1 56 61 70 00
Access: Pont de l’Alma (RER C).

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