Conference: Contemporary Takes on Modigliani

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.

PROGRAMME

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