Opening of the exhibition “Five Modern Masterpieces in dialogue with the collections”

Published on 17.05.2016

On Wednesday the 18th of May 2016, the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium (RMFAB) open the exhibition “Five Modern Masterpieces in dialogue with the collections”. In an original and innovative presentation, five masterpieces from the modern and contemporary art collections are in the focus. Salvador Dalí, Marcel Broodthaers, Francis Bacon, Paul Delvaux and Victor Servranckx dialogue with a selection of paintings, drawings, sculptures from other artists of the RMFAB. To enrich this experience, a multimedia tool ("digital experience") offers enhanced content: videos, digital art, touchscreen table, high definition projections, ...
The five masterpieces of modern and contemporary art are inaugurated on the occasion of the project “100 Masters” (100 masterpieces from Brussels’ museums) organized by the Brussels Museums Council, that also starts on 18 May. A total of 22 masterpieces of the RMFAB have been selected in the 100 Masters listing.