César

Centre Pompidou

Paris

13 DEC 2017 - 26 MAR 2018
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César Baldaccini is undoubtedly one of the great artists of his time, a major figure of New Realism and one of those whose works count among our modern icons. Through a hundred or so pieces from all over the world and ensembles gathered in an unprecedented way, the Center Pompidou devotes the first complete retrospective of the abundant work of this emblematic artist. Illustrious at the age of 25, César has constantly confronted his work with classicism and modernity, playing the contrast between an assumed mastery of the sculptor's craft and profoundly innovative gestures. Very early on, he was remarkable for his own technique which led him to celebrity...

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Aurelie
Aurelie

Aurelie reviewed

César
@ Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
19 Mar, 2018

Une exposition sympa et facile. Pas d'explications incroyables ou de significations particulières liées aux oeuvres, du coup ça rend l'expérience assez simple. C'est surtout pour le plaisir des yeux et c'est assez original. Ca vaut le coup d'y aller avant la fin qui est bientôt !

Timothy
Timothy

Timothy reviewed

César
@ Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
18 Feb, 2018

First things first: the set up was incredible. Overlooking Paris with the Pompidou Center’s floor-to-ceiling windows, César’s works are littered through this exhibition in a easy way that’s easy to navigate.