Exhibitions

El Greco: Ambition and Defiance

“The Vision of Saint John” (1610-14). Photo © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais/image of the MMA
March 7–June 21, 2020

This major exhibition charts the career of the artist known simply as El Greco. Over 55 works from across the world trace not only the development of his distinctive style but also the astounding ambition that drove him to relentlessly pursue success.

The exhibition was organized by the Art Institute of Chicago, the Réunion des musées nationaux-Grand Palais, Paris; and the Musée du Louvre.