Vincent van Gogh paintings,
Vincent van Gogh, "The Bedroom," 1889

Van Gogh Paintings On View: “Van Gogh in America”
Detroit Institute of Art (DIA), Michigan
Through January 22, 2023

Vincent van Gogh paintings, "Self-Portrait," 1887
Vincent van Gogh, “Self-Portrait,” 1887

“Van Gogh in America” celebrates the DIA’s status as the first public museum in the United States to purchase a painting by Vincent van Gogh, his “Self-Portrait” (1887). On the 100th anniversary of its acquisition, experience 74 authentic Van Gogh works from around the world and discover the fascinating story of America’s introduction to this iconic artist, in an exhibition only at the DIA.

Vincent van Gogh paintings, "Van Gogh's Chair, 1888," 1888
Vincent van Gogh, “Van Gogh’s Chair, 1888,” 1888

A full-length, illustrated catalogue with essays by the exhibition curator and Van Gogh scholars will accompany the exhibition. The Detroit Institute of Arts is the exclusive venue for this exhibition.

Vincent van Gogh, "Poppy Field," 1890
Vincent van Gogh, “Poppy Field,” 1890

The exhibition will explore the considerable efforts made by early promoters of modernism in the United States—including dealers, collectors, private art organizations, public institutions, and the artist’s family—to introduce the artist, his biography, and his artistic production into the American consciousness.

Vincent van Gogh, "Lullaby: Madame Augustine Roulin Rocking a Cradle (La Berceuse)," 1889
Vincent van Gogh, “Lullaby: Madame Augustine Roulin Rocking a Cradle (La Berceuse),” 1889

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