From 03 Jul To 29 Aug 2021

Alberto Giacometti, Marvellous Reality. A retrospective.

Grimaldi Forum
Monaco, Monaco
Off site

In summer 2021, the Grimaldi Forum will present for the first time in Monaco a major retrospective of the work of the sculptor and painter Alberto Giacometti, the most important of recent years. Organized in association with the Fondation Giacometti, which grants an exceptional loan, this exhibition will focus on each period of the artist and every media with which he worked. It will offer a comprehensive view of Alberto Giacometti's creation, from early works to the surrealist period, from the return to figuration to the invention of post-war icons.

Exhibition Curators: Emilie Bouvard, Head of collections et the Fondation Giacometti.

Bust of a man in a frame, 1947, Oil on paper, 28,1 x 22,4 cm

Bringing together more than 230 works, punctuated by masterpieces and accompanied by photographs and films, this retrospective will offer visitors wonderful discoveries as part of a journey orchestrated by curator Émilie Bouvard, scientific director and collections of the Fondation Giacometti.


Alberto Giacometti - Le réel merveilleux

Skira, Grimaldi Forum Monaco, Fondation Giacometti

Bilingue Français / Anglais
288 pages
21 x 32 cm, couverture reliée
35 €
ISBN 978-2-37074-159-2


Grimaldi Forum Monaco – Exposition Giacometti 2021 - Teaser

To search for a work, consult the Alberto Giacometti Database