Soulages Museum to Open This Week in South of France

May 29th, 2014

Pierre Soulages, via Art NewspaperPresident François Hollande is set to inaugurate the first Pierre Soulages museum this week, established near the artist’s hometown in the South of France.  “One of the objectives of the museum is to present a variety of works but also a fluid aspect [of Soulages’s canon],” says historian and chief museum curator Benoit Decron says. “I’ll turn to a network of collectors and [will make] acquisitions backed by public and private bodies.” Read more at Art Newspaper