12:00–16:00, Ateneum Hall
This expert conference will take a look at Amedeo Modigliani in the light of new Finnish and international research. The speakers include the chief curator of the Modigliani exhibition, Sophie Lévy, whose speech is entitled Modigliani’s Androgynous Portraits.
The English-speaking conference will be open to the public, and admission is included in the museum entrance fee.
12:00 Opening of the Modigliani Conference, Museum Director Susanna Pettersson, Ateneum Art Museum, Finnish National Gallery
12:30 Art That Separates and Unites: Modigliani’s Magnum Opus 1909–1915, Curator Jeanne-Bathilde Lacourt, LaM Lille Métropole Musée d’Art Moderne, d’Art Contemporain et d’Art Brut
13:00 Roger Dutilleul: A Collector’s Visual ’Shock’, Associate Curator Marie-Amélie Senot, LaM Lille Métropole Musée d’Art Moderne, d’Art Contemporain et d’Art Brut
14:00 Modigliani and the Androgynous Portrait, Museum Director and Chief Curator Sophie Lévy, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes
14:30 Discovery in the Archives: Leopold Survage’s Words on Modigliani, Senior Curator, Anna-Maria von Bonsdorff, Ateneum Art Museum, Finnish National Gallery
15:00 Modigliani’s Artistic Creation: Panel Discussion
16:00 The conference ends