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Pierre Bonnard and John Ruskin: the best art and exhibitions in January 2019

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Pierre Bonnard's Dining Room in the Country

Pierre Bonnard's Dining Room in the Country

Pierre Bonnard: The Colour of Memory

Tate Modern, 23rd January to 6th May

After Pierre Bonnard’s death in 1947, one critic said that in his work, “impressionism becomes insipid and falls into decline.” This exhibition aims to recast our picture of the French painter. The show reveals neither an impressionist nor a post-impressionist Les Nabis painter, but instead a wholly modern artist, conjuring from memory in vivid colours and experimental perspectives elusive moments…

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