Located on Venice’s Grand Canal, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection is one of Europe’s premier museums devoted to modern art. With masterpieces ranging in style from Cubism and Surrealism to Abstract Expressionism, the collection has become one of the most respected and visited cultural attractions in Venice.
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Themes & Variations: The Empire of Light is the third edition of the innovative exhibition series first conceived in 2002 by Luca Massimo Barbero that offers visitors fresh perceptions of the museum’s collections by putting them in dialogue with works by more contemporary artists from other collections.
The Peggy Guggenheim
The permanent collection is composed of masterworks of Cubism, Futurism, European Abstractionism, Metaphysical Painting, Surrealism, and American Abstract Expressionism. Among the artists represented are Klee, Picasso, Braque, Duchamp, Léger, Brancusi, Severini, Balla, Dalí, Magritte, Delaunay, Kupka, Miró, Picabia, Mondrian, Kandinsky, van Doesburg, Giacometti, Ernst, Pollock, Rothko, Calder, Moore, and Marini. Explore works in the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.