Decadence and Digital Dreams: Virtual Exhibition on Belgian Symbolism Now Online
Blog entry from 03/31/2021
The major exhibition Decadence and Dark Dreams: Belgian Symbolism, which was only able to be shown at the Alte Nationalgalerie for a brief time due to the pandemic-related closures, can now be visited virtually in a high-resolution 360-degree tour.
The seductive glimpse into the abyss of a society defined by overabundance, the morbid attraction between Thanatos and Eros – these are some of the themes that found expression in the art of the 19th century, especially in Belgian Symbolism. This...