Florence Gould Theater
Lynn Federle Orr, PhD, is Curator in Charge of European Art, FAMSF
Image: Gerrit Dou, Sleeping Dog, 1650. The Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection. Image courtesy Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Avant-garde art is of the moment. Looking at the works of Matisse, Cézanne, Van Gogh, and Picasso, we will see what makes art progressive and not just new—art that has a long-term impact, art upon which future artists will act and react.