Tate Liverpool Opens Rene Magritte Exhibition

Tate Liverpool presents René Magritte: The Pleasure Principle on view 24 June–16 October 2011.

The exhibition brings together over 100 paintings, some never before seen in the UK, as well as a rich selection of his little-known photographs, home movies and commercial art. The exhibition will reveal new dimensions to this popular artist, whose life and work seems now more relevant than ever.


René Magritte, Golconda 1953 (detail) The Menil Collection, Houston © Charly HERSCOVICI, Brussels – 2011

René Magritte: The Pleasure Principle is curated by Christoph Grunenberg, Director, and Darren Pih, Exhibitions & Displays Curator, Tate Liverpool. The exhibition is initiated by Tate Liverpool and organised in collaboration with the Albertina, Vienna where it will be presented from 9 November 2011 to 26 February 2012.

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Liverpool, L3 4BB, UK
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