Vuillard, Bonnard and the Rejection of Naturalism
Édouard Vuillard (French, 1868–1940), First Fruits, 1899, Oil on canvas, The Norton Simon Foundation, © The Norton Simon Foundation; Photography courtesy the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Learn how Post-Impressionist artists Édouard Vuillard, Pierre Bonnard, Maurice Denis and Paul Sérusier formed the Nabis, a group that rejected naturalism and instead emphasized the use of simplified form and color to express personal emotions and spiritual truths.
- Free with admission.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery