A uniquely American artist, who lived from 1882 to 1967. You have one month left to see this exceptional collection as the exhibition has been prolonged till July 26th. A night diner seen from outside. âEdward Hopperâ is on view from January 26 through May 17 at the Fondation Beyeler, near Basel, Switzerland. I first read about it when I was a kid, in an art appreciation book written for young people. and yet he never loses sight of the artist and the necessary distance to his inimitable pictures. Deserted streets or a luminous gas station in twilight. Face masks are mandatory inside the screening space. Follow artnet News on Facebook: Want to stay ahead of the art world? Didier…, Edward Hopper, Cape Cod Morning, 1950, Oil on canvas, 86.7 x 102.3 cm, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Sara Roby Foundation, Â© Heirs of Josephine Hopper / 2019, ProLitteris, Zurich, Photo: Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gene Young, Edward Hopper, Gas, 1940, Ãl auf Leinwand, 66,7 x 102,2 cm, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 577.1943, Â© Heirs of Josephine Hopper / 2019, ProLitteris, Zurich, Â© 2019 Digital image, The Museum of Modern Art, New York/Scala, Florence, Edward Hopper, Second Story Sunlight, 1960, Oil on canvas, 102.1 x 127.3 cm, Purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art., Inv. (German language with English subtitles) Address: Baselstrasse 101, CH-4125 Riehen/Basel. © by MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd As his works have always been quiet and enigmatic, as though they were just the beginning or ending to a whole other story, the museum commissioned the great German director Wim Wenders to make a film about just that. Next to German, French and Russian literature, the young artist found key reference points in painters such as Diego VelÃ¡zquez, Francisco de Goya, Gustave Courbet and Ãdouard Manet. Switzerland and the pandemic: does the economy matter more? Wednesdays from 10am to 8pm. In this painting, it helps him create tension and an eerie atmosphere. - Sun. 10.00 a.m. â 6.00 p.m. Today, our curatorial assistant…, Ulf KÃ¼ster on Edward Hopper's "The City", A desrted city. In February, Edward Hopper and the American Hotel closed at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.