Berthe Morisot

La Psyché, 1876. Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

Mary Cassatt

Seated Woman with a Child in Her Arms, ca. 1890. Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao

Paula Modersohn-Becker

Bildnis der Schwester Herma mit Artischockenblüte in der erhobenen Hand, April/Mai 1906. Paula Modersohn-Becker-Stiftung, Bremen, Leihgabe

Lotte Laserstein

Lotte Laserstein, Liegendes Mädchen auf Blau, um 1931. Privatbesitz, Berlin, Courtesy DAS VERBORGENE MUSEUM. © 2021, ProLitteris, Zurich. Foto: Anja Elisabeth Witte

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo, Autorretrato con traje de terciopelo, 1926. Privatsammlung. © Banco de México Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, México D.F. / 2021, ProLitteris, Zürich. Foto: © akg-images / Erich Lessing

Alice Neel

Andy Warhol, 1970. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Schenkung Timothy Collins. © The Estate of Alice Neel. Foto: © 2021. Whitney Museum of American Art / Licensed by Scala

Marlene Dumas

Charlotte Rampling, 2018. Igal Ahouvi Art Collection. © Marlene Dumas. Foto: Peter Cox, Eindhoven

Cindy Sherman

Untitled, 1993. Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris. © Cindy Sherman

Elizabeth Peyton

Kiss (Love), 2020. Privatsammlung. © Elizabeth Peyton, Courtesy die Künstlerin und Gladstone Gallery, New York und Brüssel

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«CLOSE-UP» 19.9.2021 – 2.1.2022

The exhibition shows works by women artists occupying prominent positions within the history of modern art from 1870 to the present day.

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Offers of the art education

As usual, our Art Education team will be offering regular guided tours of the exhibition. These will be supplemented, from October 10, by dialogue-based tours under the title “With Her Eyes,” focusing on the work of a single artist featured in the exhibition. The activity book for children is available free of charge at the info desk.

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«GOYA» 10.10.2021 – 23.1.2022

The Fondation Beyeler is presenting one of the most important exhibitions ever devoted to Francisco de Goya outside of Spain. Goya was one of the last major court artists and the first pioneer of modern art.

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The film project was made possible by the support of the BNP Paribas Swiss Foundation.

The exhibition is generously supported by:


Hansjörg Wyss, Wyss Foundation


Simone und Peter Forcart-Staehelin

L. + Th. La Roche Stiftung

FX & Natasha de Mallmann

Napinvest AG

Patronesses of the Fondation Beyeler

Victor Pinchuk