Alexej von Jawlensky and Marianne von Werefkin at the Lenbachhaus

Building on its already formidable collection of German Expressionist paintings, the Lenbachhaus, Munich, is expanding its temporary exhibits of major Expressionist painters. This winter it is a parallel retrospective of Jawlensky and Werefkin who moved to Munich From St. Petersburg in 1894 and stayed until forced out by war (as enemy aliens) in 1914. Jawlensky [...]

A Modern Masterpiece Honors the Classics

The Museo Internacional Barocco in Puebla, Mexico opened in 2016 to much acclaim. Designed by Toyo Ito, its sleek lines compliment, complement and contrast with the sleek lines of the art contained within. The Entrance of the Museum The Museum's location in the affluent neighborhood of Angelopolis at some distance from the historic center of [...]