Monday, 16 December, 2019
Due to the transport difficulties, the opening of the Musée de l'Orangerie may be disrupted.
The museum will close at 5pm (last entrances 4.30pm). Thank you for your understanding.

Africa after Dada

Although Dada certainly contributed to the recognition of African art, did it pass on its passion to its supposed heir, Surrealism? Between Tristan Tzara and André Breton, did the focus not shift away from Africa in other, more distant directions? Are we at the beginning or the end of a story?

Philippe Dagen, art historian, professor at the Université de la Sorbonne Paris I