In 2017, the Centre Pompidou is celebrating its 40th anniversary all over France. To share this celebration with as many people as possible, it is presenting a completely new programme of exhibitions, exceptional loans, and events throughout the year.
Exhibitions, shows and get-togethers will be presented in forty French cities, in partnership with a museum, a contemporary art centre, a theatre or a festival.
Right up to early 2018, in forty cities from Grenoble to Lille by way of Le François in Martinique, Chambord and Nice, ranging from evening events to six-month exhibitions, proposals mingling exhibitions, concerts, theatre, dance and talks invite every type of audience to experience and share the originality of the Centre Pompidou.
ANNIVERSARY PROGRAMME AT THE CENTRE POMPIDOU
The entire year´s programme at Centre Pompidou will be part of this anniversary, celebrating the rich variety of the Centre Pompidou´s Collection and the meeting of the artistic disciplines, on stage or on the screen.
This Anniversary years opened at the Centre Pompidou with the first comprehensive retrospective of the work of American artist Cy Twombly. On an Unprecedente scale, it included exceptional loans from public and private collections all over the world, and retraces his entire career career through a chronological circuit of 140 paintings, sculptures, drawings and photographs.
Other new exhibitions celebrate the work of the American Photographer Walk Evans, the British Painter David Hockney and the French Artist César Baldaccini – César.
CENTRE POMPIDOU 40th ANNIVERSARY 21st MARCH – 21st SEPTEMBER 2017