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Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso : Exhibition at the Grand Palais Latest blog

Until July 18th, 2016, the Grand Palais is host to “Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso”, an exhibition that sheds light on the Portuguese painter Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso’s life as well as his significant contribution in the Pre-World War I avant-garde movement.

About Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso the Artist:

Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso was born on November 14th, 1887, in Mancelos, a parish of Amarante, a town set in northern Portugal.
He started studying at the Superior School of Fine Arts of Lisbon when he was 18 years old, but just one year after that he quit and moved to Paris, where he began his career.
On 25 October 1918, at the age of 30, Amadeo died in Espinho, Portugal, after being infected with the Spanish flu.

About Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso the exhibition:

The Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso exhibition at the Grand Palais holds approximately 150 works by Amadeo as well as many other artists with whom he was a friend such as Modigliani, Brancusi, and Delaunay.

Guests staying at Hotel Meyerhold Opera Paris will be within a 15-minute drive from the Grand Palais.