“For me, this is a drawing about the desire to know more and the frustration of knowing too little.” Giulio Dalvit, Assistant Curator of Sculpture, investigates an enigmatic pastel created by Eugène Delacroix. He reveals how the scene poses more questions than it answers—first and foremost, who are this man and woman, and where are we? Learn more about all the works on view in The Eveillard Gift, through February 26, 2023.
You asked and we listened! Based on The Frick Collection’s acclaimed video series of the same name, the Cocktails with a Curator book is now available. Here, watch as curators Xavier F. Salomon, Aimee Ng, and Giulio Dalvit reflect on the unexpected popularity of the series and their excitement to share engaging histories of Frick artworks, paired with themed drinks, with readers around the world. Cheers!
Giulio Dalvit, Assistant Curator of Sculpture, speaks with contemporary artist Giuseppe Penone about his exhibition at Frick Madison, Propagazioni: Giuseppe Penone at Sèvres. Penone discusses the eleven never-before-shown works on display, his relationship to porcelain, and his interest in nature and the spirituality of materials.