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Alexej von Jawlensky in Ascona
"…the three most interesting years of my life…"

MASI Lugano, LAC venue
April 23rd - August 1st, 2023

The exhibition traces the period that the Russian artist Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941) spent in Ticino and the set up includes two works of art realised by Jawlensky in the first years after his transfer to Ticino (Variation: Gewitterstimmung from 1916 and Abstrakter Kopf: Arabisches Märchen from 1933) on loan from the Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia.

Von Renoir bis Jawlensky. Mit Leidenschaft gesammelt.
Werke aus Privatbesitz.

Olaf Gulbransson Museum, Tegernsee (Germany)
July 23 2022 - January 8, 2023

Among the paintings, thirteen come from the collection of the Gabriele and Anna Braglia Foundation, including Paul Klee, Franz Marc, Gabriele Münter, Emil Nolde and Marianne von Werefkin.

Marc Chagall. Eine Liebesgeschichte
Daphnis und Chloé und andere Werke

Olaf Gulbransson Museum, Tegernsee (Germany)
July 17, 2021 - January 9, 2022

Two paintings by Marc Chagall from the collection of the Gabriele and Anna Braglia Foundation (Le rabbin en hiver, 1978 and La lune verte dans la neige, 1948-1950) enrich the display of 60 works by Chagall dedicated to the pastoral loves of Daphnis and Chloes.

Expressionismus Schweiz

Kunst Museum Winterthur, Reinhart amd Stadtgarten
July 10, 2021 - January 16, 2022

Since the exhibition in Winterthur in 1975, the exhibition Swiss Expressionism presents for the first time the various artists and the impetuous impact of their work in a national survey of first-class works.
The Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia is contributing to the project with the loan of two paintings by Alexej von Jawlensky made in the first years after he moved to Ticino (Variation: Gewitterstimmung of 1916 and Abstrakter Kopf: Arabisches Märchen of 1925) and the work Das Duell by the Russian painter Marianne von Werefkin of 1933, in which the mountain becomes a place where human limits are tested.

German Expressionism.
The Braglia and Johenning Collections

Leopold Museum, Vienna (Austria)
15th November 2019 - 20th April 2020 (extended until August 30th, 2020)

In this exhibition, the Leopold Museum presents eminents works by Max Liebermann, Lovis Corinth, Emil Nolde, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Max Pechstein, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Erich Heckel, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Otto Mueller, Wassily Kandinsky, Gabriele Münter, Alexej von Jawlensky, Marianne von Werefkin, August Macke, Franz Marc, Heinrich Campendonk, Paul Klee and Lyonel Feininger from the Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia in Lugano and the Renate und Friedrich Johenning Stiftung in Düsseldorf.

Kirchners Kosmos: Der Tanz

KirchnerHAUS, Aschaffenburg (Germany)
22th September - 30th December 2018

Fondazione Braglia has adhered to the project Kirchners Kosmos: Der Tanz at KirchnerHAUS in Aschaffenburg (Germany) with the loan of the watercolour Gerda mit Tänzer painted by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner in 1912.

Zoran Music. Poesie der Stille

Leopold Museum, Vienna (Austria)
13th April - 6th August 2018

The retrospective Zoran Music. Poesie der Stille (Poetry of Silence) presented at the Leopold Museum in Wien, includes five works from the collection of Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia.

August Macke
Flaneur im Garten der Kunst

Stadtmuseum, Lindau (Germany)
24th March - 26th August 2018

The exhibition presented forty artworks including five works on loan from Fondazione Braglia’s collection, as the important painting ‘Vier Badende mit Lebensbäumen‘ from 1910, together with the oil on wood Drei Mädchen mit weissen Haarschleifen from 1914 and other three drawings.

Paul Klee. Landscapes
A short journey into the land of better understanding

Franz Marc Museum, Kochel am See (Germany)
25th February - 10th June 2018

Fondazione Braglia collaborated with the Franz Marc Museum in Kochel am See for the exhibition dedicated to Paul Klee's landscapes, including thirteen of the artist's works from Fondazione Braglia's collection.

Il Paradiso di Cuno Amiet

Museo d'arte, Mendrisio (Switzerland)
22th October 2017 - 28th January 2018

The Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia participated with the loan of August Macke Badende mit Lebensbäumen (Bathers with Trees of Life) an oil on canvas dated 1910 (46 x 38 cm) and with Bauernhof bei Murnau (Farm near Murnau) by Gabriele Münter, an oil on cardboard dated 1911 (32.9 x 44.7 cm).

The "Blue Land" and the Noise of the City
The Fondazione Braglia in the Franz Marc Museum

Franz Marc Museum, Kochel am See (Germany)
30th April – 3th October 2017

The exhibition represented a dialogue between the collection of the Franz Marc Museum and the works of the Braglia Foundation and was complemented by literary texts from the first half of the 20th century. This interplay will expand the view of German Expressionism.


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