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October 17th, 2013
Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis

This multimedia exhibition unites The City, a major work of 1919 by the French painter Fernand Léger (1881–1955), with other important paintings from this momentous period as well as key works in film, theater design, graphic and advertising design, and architecture by the artist and his avant-garde colleagues. See below for more information about this exciting exhibition, along with information about hotel packages, public programs, store merchandise, the scholarly catalog and exciting Léger partnerships all around the city.

  • Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis
  • Exclusive Hotel Packages for Léger Exhibition
  • 1920s Paris Extending Around Philadelphia
  • Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis Merchandise
  • Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis Public Programs
  • Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis Scholarly Catalogue

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is Philadelphia's art museum. We are a landmark building. A world-renowned collection. A place that welcomes everyone. We bring the arts to life, inspiring visitors—through scholarly study and creative play—to discover the spirit of imagination that lies in everyone. We connect people with the arts in rich and varied ways, making the experience of the Museum surprising, lively, and always memorable. We are committed to inviting visitors to see the world—and themselves—anew through the beauty and expressive power of the arts.

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