The Frick Museum is housed in the former residence of the Pittsburgh industrialist Henry Clay Frick the Frick Museum has a fine collection of Italian and French Renaissance furniture and breathtaking paintings by such famous artist as Rembrandt, Goya, Ingres and Monet.
It will be a while until I will be able to fly to New York. Not withstanding COVID19 the Museum is undertaking renovation and enhancement design.
The Frick Collection will reopen to the public in early 2021 in the former home of the Whitney Museum of American Art at 945 Madison Avenue. The temporary location, called Frick Madison, will house the Frick’s collections, programs, and staff during the renovation and expansion of its historic buildings at 1 East 70th Street. Following a rigorous public review of the design by Selldorf Architects, the Frick is planning to break ground in early 2021, with pre-construction preparations beginning in fall 2020.
However wherever you are in the world you can experience these exhibitions;
1. Henry Arnhold’s Meissen Palace: Celebrating a Collector
2. Manet: Three Paintings from the Norton Simon Museum
3. Bertoldo di Giovanni: The Renaissance of Sculpture in Medici Florence
4. Elective Affinities: Edmund de Waal at The Frick Collection
5. Whistler as Printmaker: Highlights from the Gertrude Kosovsky Collection
6. Tiepolo in Milan: The Lost Frescoes of Palazzo Archinto
7. Masterpieces of French Faience: Selections from the Sidney R. Knafel Collection
8. The Charterhouse of Bruges: Jan van Eyck, Petrus Christus, and Jan Vos
The Frick Collection is closed and will soon embark on its first major renovation in eighty-five years. It will reopen to the public in early 2021 at Frick Madison.