Georges Barbier + Jean-Emile Laboureur Exhibition

  • May 12, 2012 · 3:00 PM
  • Nerima Art Museum

In this Meetup, let's check out an exhibition of Art Deco prints held at Nerima Art Museum.

"This exhibition showcases Art Deco works from Shigeru Kashima's collection by two French painters from Nantes, Georges Barbier and Jean-Emile Laboureur. Barbier is known for his lush fashion and magazine illustrations, film and stage sets and costume designs. Laboureur, on the other hand, was an artist who made sharp, defined prints in a very different style." (Tokyo Art Beat)

I am not familiar with either of these artists but Barbier's fashion illustrations look very attractive.  If you are a fan of Barbier, please participate in the event and enlighten us on him.

Location: Nerima Art Museum (Access Info)
Exhibition to see: Georges Barbier + Jean-Emile Laboureur Exhibition
Meeting Time: 03:00PM (15:00)
Meeting Spot: At the exit of Nakamurabashi station of The Seibu Ikebukuro Line
Museum Admission Fee: ¥500

Official Site for the Exhibition (Japanese)
Description of the Exhibition in Tokyo Art Beat

Chat session after the show
As usual, let's have a chat session at the end of the event. When we meet up before the exhibition, let's decide where we go after the show.

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  • mw

    I knew French fashin in the era through Barbier's woodblock prints and drawing. It was intrested to learn it and the woodblock prints somehow recalled me of Japanese wood block one.

    May 28, 2012

  • Nao

    It was a great meet-up and I enjoyed it a lot! Thank you!!!!! I'm looking forward to joining another events!

    May 14, 2012

  • Reiko

    The exhibit was quite interesting. I enjoyed the works with beautiful color a lot.

    May 13, 2012

  • Tatsuya

    Hi mw,

    Sorry that you could not find us. We stayed at the meeting spot till 3:15, but I guess you could not spot us. In any case, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the show. Hopefully, I will be able to meet you next time you participate in our event. Best.

    May 13, 2012

  • Jack

    This was a great event at a good venue!

    May 13, 2012

  • mw

    Though I did not come across you, I enjoyed the exhibition especially Laboureur's.

    May 12, 2012

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