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EXHIBITIONS BY YEAR

1940: 30 exhibitions

Amedeo Modigliani, Adolf Dehn, Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse were exhibited most in 1940.

Visual Analysis of the Painting by Picasso - Seated Man - 1911

1–30 January 1940

Pablo Picasso was involved.

Paintings and Sculpture from the Museum Collection

12 January to 3 March 1940

Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró and Fernand Léger, among others, were involved.

Smithsonian Competition

12 January to 3 March 1940

Walter Gropius, Eero Saarinen, Edward Durell Stone and Philip L. Goodwin, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Twelve Favorites: Paintings Selected by Students from the Museum Collection

31 January to 1 March 1940

Paul Cézanne, André Derain, Amedeo Modigliani and William Gropper, among others, were involved.

Paris at War: 16 Gouaches by Bernard Lamotte

Started 1 January 1940

Bernard Lamotte was involved.

Modern Masters from European and American Collections

26 January to 24 March 1940

Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró and Georges Braque, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Italian Masters

26 January to 7 April 1940

Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Clarence Kennedy, Sandro Botticelli and Donatello, among others, were involved.

Four American Traveling Exhibitions

3–28 April 1940

Dorothy C. Miller, Arshile Gorky, Morris Graves and Rufino Tamayo, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Preview: Dance Archives

6 March to 7 April 1940

Henri Matisse, Eugene Berman, Pierre Roy and Christian Bérard, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Visual and Non-Visual Expression in Art

6 March to 1 May 1940

Viktor Lowenfeld was involved.

New Acquisitions: A Gift of Modern Sculpture

6 March to 7 April 1940

Henri Matisse, Amedeo Modigliani, Gaston Lachaise and Aristide Maillol, among others, were involved.

The Work of Sharaku

3 April to 1 May 1940

Lenore Browning, Sharaku Toshusai and Louis V. Ledoux were involved.

American Designs for Abstract Film

3 April to 1 May 1940

Iris Barry, Léopold Survage, Mary Ellen Bute and Douglass Crockwell, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition PM Competition: The Artist as Reporter

15 April to 7 May 1940

Ben Shahn, John Sloan, William Gropper and Philip Guston, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Twenty Centuries of Mexican Art

15 May to 30 September 1940

José Clemente Orozco, Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros and Rufino Tamayo, among others, were involved.

New Acquisitions: American Painting and Sculpture

26 July to 18 October 1940

Edward Hopper, Stuart Davis, Gaston Lachaise and Arthur Dove, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Portinari of Brazil

9 October to 17 November 1940

Cândido Portinari was involved.

Photo of the exhibition Machine Art; Modern Interiors; Original Costume Design

3 October to 2 November 1940

Photo of the exhibition Painting and Sculpture from the Museum Collection

23 October 1940 to 12 January 1941

Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró and Fernand Léger, among others, were involved.

Forty Years of the American Dance

23 October to 19 November 1940

Graphic Arts: Designing a Stage Setting

4–11 November 1940

Student Work from Fourteen High Schools

11 November to 23 December 1940

Photo of the exhibition Frank Lloyd Wright, American Architect

13 November 1940 to 5 January 1941

Frank Lloyd Wright was involved.

Photo of the exhibition D.W. Griffith, American Film Master

13 November 1940 to 5 January 1941

Iris Barry, David Wark Griffith and Allen Porter were involved.

The Ballet Today

14 November 1940 to 5 March 1941

Photo of the exhibition Useful Objects of American Design under $10

26 November to 24 December 1940

Corning Glass Works, Russel Wright, Revere Copper and Brass, Inc., Rome, NY and Blenko Glass Co., Inc., Milton, WV, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition American Color Prints under $10

26 November to 28 December 1940

Stuart Davis, Adolf Dehn, Elizabeth Olds and Misch Kohn, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition War Comes to the People: A Story Written With The Lens

10 December 1940 to 5 January 1941

Thérèse Bonney was involved.

Photo of the exhibition We Like Modern Art

27 December 1940 to 12 January 1941

Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, Jean (Hans) Arp and Alexander Calder, among others, were involved.

Photo of the exhibition Sixty Photographs: A Survey of Camera Esthetics

31 December 1940 to 12 January 1941

Edward Steichen, Charles Sheeler, Man Ray and László Moholy-Nagy, among others, were involved.

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