2016 March: Botticelli Reimagined, Hermitage Loan to London

BOTTICELLI REIMAGINED– 5 March to 3 July
Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

This exhibition explores the many ways artists and designers from the Pre-Raphaelites to the present day have responded to the artistic legacy of Sandro Botticelli, assembling 150 works from around the world, including St Jerome in Penitence and St Dominic Preaching from the State Hermitage Museum. 

 

St Dominic                                  St Jerome

Botticelli Reimagined will be the largest Botticelli exhibition in Britain since 1930. Including painting, fashion, film, drawing, photography, tapestry, sculpture and print, the exhibition will explore the myriad of ways that artists and designers have reinterpreted Botticell.  It will include over 50 original works by Botticelli, alongside works by artists such as Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, William Morris, René Magritte, Elsa Schiaparelli, Andy Warhol and Cindy Sherman.