Deux Avant-Gardes @ Musée du Niel
3/5/24 - 13/10/24, Hyères

Presenting the post-war School of Paris through a new lens.

Herbin @ Montmartre
15/3/24-15/9/24, Paris

The Musée de Montmartre devotes a retrospective exhibition to Auguste Herbin (1882-1960).

Americans in Paris
2/3/24 - 20/7/24, Grey Art Museum , NY

The Grey Art Museum in New York presents a major survey of American artists drawn to work in Paris after WWII.

Abstraits @ MuMa
28/10/23-31/3/24, Le Havre

MuMa explores abstraction through its 20th century collections.

De Stael @ Musée d'Art Moderne
15/9/23-21/1/24, Paris

The Musée d'Art Moderne in Paris devotes a major retrospective to Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955), a key figure on the post-war French art scene.

Musée du Niel - Pathways to Abstraction
3/6/23-30/9/23, Hyères

A new port of call on the Cote d’Azur, the Musée du Niel’s inaugural exhibition celebrates post-war abstraction through the lens of critic Jean Grenier,

Bergman @ MAM Paris
31/3/23-16/7/23, Paris

The Musée d'Art Moderne of Paris presents the first major retrospective devoted to Norwegian artist Anna-Eva Bergman (1909–1987).

Women Artists @ Whitechapel Gallery
9/2/23-7/5/23, London

Hanina Fine Arts is delighted to be lending Marie Raymond’s “Montagne, 1961” painting to this major exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery celebrating an overlooked generation of international women artists.

Valentine Prax @ Musée Zadkine
11/11/22-2/4/23, Paris

Celebrating the lives of Prax and Zadkine together.

Jean Villeri @ Musée Grimaldi
03/12/22-06/03/23, Cote d'Azur

This exhibition. “Jean Villeri. De l’Atelier au Musée” presents more than thirty works as well as archives and photographs retracing, chronologically, this inventive painter’s oeuvre from figuration to abstraction.

Marcelle Cahn retrospective @ MAMC
15/10/22-5/3/23, St Etienne

A landmark retrospective of Marcelle Cahn, brings togther 400 works at the Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain St Étienne.

Vieira da Silva in Marseille
9/6/22-16/11/22, Marseille

A major retrospective of Maria Helena Vieira da Silva at the Musée Cantini.

Pionnières at Musée du Luxembourg
2/3/22-10/7/22, Paris

Celebrating the pioneering women artists of the early 20th century.

Stefan Knapp Centenary
23/9/21-31/12/21, Poland

The Muzeum Bilgoraj celebrates the 100th anniversary of Stefan Knapp's birth.

Marcelle Cahn in Stuttgart
26/6/21-17/10/21, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart

Marcelle Cahn in "Concrete Women Artists" along with Sonia Delaunay, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, Aurelie Nemours.

Jean Cortot @ MAM
10/9/21-1/12/21, Paris

The Musée d’Art Moderne de Paris pays tribute to Jean Cortot.

Sophie Taeuber-Arp @ Tate Modern
15/5/21 - 17/10/21, London

A long overdue UK retrospective of Taeuber-Arp’s pivotal contribution to modern art and design.

Debré @ the Estorick museum
30/6/21 - 26/9/21, London

"Olivier Debré: Fervent Abstraction" at the Estorick museum presents the largest show of the artist's work in London for 40 years.

Marie Raymond @ Musée Tessé
19/5/21-19/9/21, Le Mans

An important exhibition devoted to Marie Raymond, one of the leading artists of Parisian abstraction in the 1950s.

Dubuffet @ The Barbican
17/5/21-22/8/21, London

The first major UK exhibition of the work of French artist  Jean Dubuffet (1901–1985) in over 50 years.

Women in Abstraction
19/5/21-23/8/21, Paris

The Pompidou re-opens with an ambitious survey of influential women artists in the history of abstraction.

Bellegarde & Klein at Pompidou-Metz
18/7/20-1/2/21, Metz

The influence of Claude Bellegarde’s early 50’s white monochrome paintings on Yves Klein features in this major survey of the artist.

50's Femmes celebrated
14/12/19-31/10/20, Rodez

The Musée Soulages celebrates the work of women artists from the 1950's.

Reynold Arnould at MuMa
7/12/19 - 16/2/20, Le Havre

The Musée d’Art Moderne in Le Havre’s centenary exhibition of Reynold Arnould brings together a large collection of the artist’s work.

Dora Maar at Tate Modern
20/11/19 - 15/3/20, LONDON

Tate Modern presents the first UK retrospective of the work of Dora Maar (1907–97) featuring over 200 works from a career spanning more than six decades.

Hartung re-opens MAM
11/10/19-01/03/20, Paris

On the occasion of its re-opening after extensive renovation work, the Musée d'Art Moderne in Paris presents a retrospective of work by the painter Hans Hartung (1904-1989).

Dora Maar at the Pompidou
05/06/19-29/09/19, Paris

Much anticipated restrospective of Dora Maar opens at the Centre Pompidou revealing the true extent of her creativity.

The death of Claude Bellegarde

We were saddened to learn of the death of Claude Bellegarde (1927-2019) on Monday, 27th May

Arnould in Rouen
24/4/19 - 23/9/19, Musée Rouen


Celebrating the centenary of Reynold Arnould's birth the Musée Rouen exhibition provides a wonderful testament to the artist's oeuvre.

Notre Dame Je T'Aime!
16 April

French heritage fundraisers Dartagnans launch crowdfunding campaign for Notre Dame.

Dmitrienko & co at Fondation Maeght
1/12/18 - 16/6/19, Fondation Maeght

Pierre Dmitrienko features in the Fondation Maeght's exhibition celebrating highlights of its famous collection.

H-G Adam at Musée Tavet-Delacour

The Musée Tavet-Delacour devotes an exhibition to Henri-Georges Adam’s engravings, sculptures and large tapestries from the late 1940s and 1950s.

Helene Guinepied retrospective
30/11/18 - 29/04/19, Musée de Sens

The first retrospective for 80 years of the immensely talented forgotten artist Helene Guinepied (1883-1937).

Lagrange | Home Futures
7/11/18 - 24/3/19 Design Museum, London

Jacques Lagrange's satirical modernist design for Jacques Tati's "Villa Arpel" forms a highlight of the Design Museum's exhibition.

Jean Pons retrospective
6/10/18-30/12/18, Issoudun

The Musée St Roch brings together 80 works encompassing Jean Pons career for a comprehensive retrospective.

Modern Couples at the Barbican
10/10/18-27/1/19, London

Exploring influential creative relationships, across painting, sculpture, photography, design and literature during the 20th century, including work by Dora Maar.

Zao Wou-Ki: L'Espace et Silence
1/6/18-6/1/19 Paris

The Musée d’Art Moderne in Paris is presenting the first major exhibition devoted to Zao Wou-Ki in Paris for fifteen years.

Delaunay's Paris
31/8/18 - 18/11/18, Zurich

This most comprehensive exhibition in Switzerland to date on Robert Delaunay (1885–1941) pays homage to the artist’s devotion to his native city, Paris.

De Stael in Provence
27/4/18 - 23/9/18, Caumont, Aix

The first major exhibition examining the critical phase of Nicolas de Stael's career spent in Provence in 1953/54.

UAM Une Aventure Moderne
30/5/18 - 27/8/18, Pompidou, Paris

Edgard Pillet's work features in this multi-disciplinary exhibition at the Pompidou.

Melito Retrospective
06/06/18-28/06/18, Luynes

The Centre Culturel de Luynes presents a retrospective of the geometric abstract painter Melito.


Gauthier: Pioneer of Abstraction Lyrique
05/05/18 - 24/06/18, Nevers

A double exhibition celebrating the acclaimed Abstraction Lyrique painter, Oscar Gauthier.

Modern Couples at Pompidou Metz

Dora Maar, the Delaunay’s, Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz, Man Ray and Lee Miller, the Eames’s are some of the around forty artist couples showcased in this important cross-topical exhibition.

Le Moal Retrospective
9/2/18-13/5/18 Valence, Issoudun, Quimper

This historic exhibition offers for the first time a complete and unprecedented panorama of the work of Jean Le Moal.



Jean Fautrier: Texture & Light
26/1/18-20/5/18 Paris

A major retropective at the Musée d'Art Moderne in Paris brings together 200 works by Jean Fautrier, one of the most powerful post-war artists.

Andre Lhote in Stockholm
16/09/17 – 21/01/18, Sweden

“Form and Colour – André Lhote and Swedish Cubism” at the Waldermarsudde Museum highlights the extent of Lhote’s influence in Scandinavia.

James Brown at Fisher Art Museum
19/9/17-2/12/17 Los Angeles

Recent work by 1980's "Frontier Art" exponent James Brown on show at the Fisher Museum of Art.

Christoforou at L’Orangerie du Sénat
7/9/17 - 18/9/17 Paris

John Christoforou will be celebrated in an exhibition of post-war Greek artists in Paris.

Mayfair Art Weekend
Fri 30th June - Sun 2nd July

HFA is delighted to participate once again in the Mayfair Art Weekend in partnership with the Royal Academy.

Giacometti at Tate Modern
Until 10th September

Tate Modern presents the UK’s first major retrospective of Alberto Giacometti for 20 years

New Olivier Debre Cultural Centre
Tours, France

The new Centre de Création Contemporain Olivier Debré has been inaugurated by President Hollande and the Queen of Norway.

John Levée (1924-2017)

John Levée, one of the leading American artists in Paris during the post-war period, died on January 18th in Paris.

Edgard Pillet: Pillar of Geometric Abstraction
9/9/16-11/12/16 Eysins, Bordeaux

To mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Edgard Pillet, the Centre d’Art Contemporain d’Eysins pays tribute to him with a substantial retrospective.

Wilfredo Lam at Tate Modern

A major exhibition of Wilfredo Lam who brought influences from his multi-national heritage to the School of Paris.

Kosta Alex at Musée Granet

An important collection of Kosta Alex's work from the prestigious Swiss collection of Jean Planque is on long term loan to the Musée Granet.

Debré at Fondation Hermitage
Lausanne 24/6/16-30/10/16

Olivier Debré's work forms part of a prestigious private collection on show at the Fondation Hermitage, "Basquiat, Dubuffet, Soulages..."

OFAs (old French Artists) the new YBAs
May 2016

"pioneering [French] Modernist masters gaining wider recognition around the world—not least because of attractive pricing" The Art Newspaper

ArtNews Celebrates Charchoune
February 2016

ArtNews' archive series re-publishes "Serge Charchoune: A Gentle Paris Painter of Another Age" by William N. Copley from 1960.

Bellegarde's Psycolor Cabins
28/10/15-28/03/16, Centre Pompidou Metz

Claude Bellegarde's "psycolor cabins" are a highlight of an exhibition exploring art and telepathy in 20th century art.

Andre Bloc: Art & Architecture
27/5/15-11/1/16, Centre Pompidou, Paris

The Musée National d'Art Moderne's fascinating insight into the influential polymath, André Bloc.

HFA on CNC news
CNC World News

China News Corporation reviews HFA exhibition "The Second Sex".

Jean Le Moal retrospective
20/3/15-10/5/15 Chatillon, France

Jean Le Moal’s work is the focus of the latest exhibition at the Maison des Arts de Chatillon re-examining post-war abstraction in France.

Bissiere retrospective
18/12/14-15/02/15 Musee des Beaux Arts Bordeaux

A major retrospective marking the 50th anniversary of the artist's death.

HFA Gallery Film

For those of you yet to make it to our new gallery, here's a short film of it by the architect Ivan Lazzaroni of Omnide.

De Stael: Lumieres de Nord et Sud
07/06/14-9/11/14 Musee Malraux, Le Havre

To mark the centenary of Nicolas de Staël's birth MuMa is holding a stunning exhibition focusing on landscape in the work of this major figure in mid-twentieth-century art.

Pippo Oriani "Velocita"
21/02/14-01/09/14 Guggenheim Museum, New York

Pippo Oriani's experimental Futurist film "Velocita" from 1931 is being shown at the Guggenheim New York as part of the blockbuster exhibition "Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe".

Dora Maar: Despite Picasso
03/05/14-14/07/14 Museo Fortuny, Venice

Dora Maar (1907-1997) often remembered as the lover and muse of Picasso, was also and above all an extraordinary artist in her own right. This exhibition ot the Palazzo Fortuny aims to highlight the singular talent of Dora Maar.

New HFA Mayfair Gallery
Opening 23 April 2014

Hanina Fine Arts is pleased to announce the opening of a new gallery
in April 2014 at 21 Woodstock Street, off New Bond Street.

Directors: Yuval Hanina and Mary Hanina

Bozzolini - Pitture 1946-1992
01/03/14 – 13/04/14 Poggibonsi, Siena, Italy

A major exhibition of  Silvano Bozzolini’s acclaimed oeuvre as a leading exponent of post-war geometrical abstraction.

Natalia Goncharova: East & West
16/10/13-16/02/14 State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

This substantial retrospective at Tretyakov Gallery of over 400 works, aims to clarify the artist’s position at the forefront of early 20th century Modern Art and re-affirm her Russian heritage. 

Marcelle Cahn: Cercle et Carre
12/10/13-05/01/14 Georgia Museum of Art, USA

This exhibition at the Georgia Museum of Art is devoted to the Cercle et Carré group, cofounded in 1929 by Pierre Daura, Joaquín Torres-García and Michel Seuphor to champion abstract art. 

Hans Richter: The Crossing of the Century
28/09/13-24/02/14 Centre Pompidou Metz, France

A Dadaist pioneer of experimental film, painter, draftsman and writer, Hans Richter (1888-1976) stood at the confluence of avant-garde art as of the 1910s. This is the first major retrospective in France of this Berlin-born American artist who helped shape the history of art in the twentieth century.

Emilio Greco: Sacred and Profane
25/09/13– 22/12/13 Estorick Collection, London

The centenary of one of the key figures of post-war Italian art, Emilio Greco (1913-1995) is celebrated in this substantial exhibition at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art.

Henri Hayden: Ecole de Paris Master
20/09/13-31/12/13 Museum Villa La Fleur, Warsaw

Hayden was a leading exponent of Synthetic Cubism and this exhibition at the Museum Villa la Fleur in Warsaw is the first major retrospective of Henri Hayden (1883-1970) in his native country. Curated from private collections in Poland, France and Switzerland, the exhibition is divided into three periods covering the artist's entire career.

Jean Leppien: Hamburg Art Museum
16/06/13-22/09/13 Hamburg, Germany

"From the Bauhaus to the Mediterranean" presents around 40 paintings from every phase of Jean Leppien's career. From his early years at the Bauhaus under Kandinsky and Albers, to the 1950's on the Cote d'Azur where Leppien became a prominent exponent of post-war Abstraction.

Rene Iche: Venice Biennale
01/06/13-24/11/13 Italy

René Iché's death mask (made whilst alive) of Surrealist and poet André Breton on show in the Palazzo Centrale of  the Venice Biennale as part of the main "Encyclopedic Palace" project curated by Massimiliano Gioni.

Inventing Abstraction 1910-1925: MOMA NY
23/12/12-15/04/13 Museum of Modern Art, New York

The exhibition brings together many of the most influential works in abstraction’s early history such as Leopold Survage’s “Les Rythmes Colorées” from 1913 and covers a wide range of artistic production, including paintings, drawings, books, sculptures, films, photographs, sound poems, atonal music, and non-narrative dance, to draw a cross-media portrait of these watershed years.

L'Art En Guerre: France 1938-1947
12/10/12-17/02/13 Musee d'Art Moderne, Paris

This major exhibition at the Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris shows how artists profoundly changed the subject and form of art in France from 1938 to 1947, in a menacing context of oppression and deprivation, from Occupation and prohibition, to Liberation and retribution. 

César Domela: Stedelijk Museum

A major retrospective of César Domela's work at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. Initially a member of “de Stijl” and the Bauhaus during the 1920’s, Domela moved to Paris in 1933, and became a prominent member of the “Abstraction-Creation” group. He began creating architectural reliefs, incorporating a variety of refined unconventional materials.

Pierre Thiriot: Musée Barrois

Pierre Thiriot was one of the great 1920’s artistic designers in Paris, creating works for the theatre, music halls and casinos of the time, including for the Folies Bergère, and the Moulin Rouge, where in 1928 he designed the famous embroidered curtain “La Jungle”; and in 1929 he created a large decorative panel for the Casino de Paris, “Les Papillons” inspired by the music of Schumann. 

Survage "Les Rythmes Colorées"
Groundbreaking 1913 abstract film realised.

Leopold Survage’s groundbreaking series “Les Rythmes Colorées” from 1913 which he envisioned being transformed into an abstract animated film, but was never realised due to the outbreak of WWI, has now at last been digitally created.

James Brown: Fisher Landau Centre
Long Island, NY

After working in Paris during the 1970’s Brown became associated with a group of artists in New York who collectively formed the radical group know as "Frontier Art" at the beginning of the eighties, and included Jean-Michel Basquiat and Keith Haring.