His paintings are some of the most easily recognizable works of art in the world. Quite a long way for a man who was kicked out of art school and laughed at by the artistic community during his time. Vincent van Gogh works include thousands of paintings and drawings that continue to be shown around the world. Such relevance, even 100 years after his death, makes him one of the most prolific artists of all time.
Vincent van Gogh – Up Close – Philadelphia Museum of Art. Lasting from February 1, 2012 until May 6, 2012. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Vincent van Gogh – Up Close – National Gallery of Canada. Lasting from May 25, 2012 until September 3, 2012. Ottowa, Ontario, Canada.
Van Gogh’s Dream – Arts For A Better World (AFABW). Van Gogh’s Dream will be presented for the first time in the United States by the “Institut Van Gogh,” a non-profit dedicated at fulfilling Van Gogh’s Dream. Surfcomber Hotel – Miami Beach, Florida, United States from November 30, 2011 until December 7, 2011.
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Also, take a few minutes to browse our collection of Vincent van Gogh art prints and share in his artistic passion.