'Nude: From Modigliani to Currin' at Gagosian NYC

  • Gagosian Gallery 980 Madison Avenue New York, NY, 10075 United States

The nude is not the subject of art, but a form of art.
—Kenneth Clark

“Nude: From Modigliani to Currin” presents depictions of the human body from the eve of modernism to the present day. From Paul Cézanne’s Baigneurs (c. 1890-95) and Baigneurs Debout (1876), and Edvard Munch’s harrowing Madonna (1895-97) to Charles Ray’s Young Man (2012), this exhibition considers the nude as an infinitely suggestive material and form