Institut Giacometti dedicates show to Alberto Giacometti’s ‘The Nose’

Alberto Giacometti, ‘Le Nez (The Nose),’ 1947 (version from 1949). Bronze 81.2 by 78.1 by 38.5.cm. Fondation Giacometti, © Succession Alberto Giacometti / Adagp, Paris 2023
Alberto Giacometti, ‘Le Nez (The Nose),’ 1947 (version from 1949).Bronze 81.2 by 78.1 by 38.5.cm. Fondation Giacometti, © Succession Alberto Giacometti / Adagp, Paris 2023
Alberto Giacometti, ‘Le Nez (The Nose),’ 1947 (version from 1949). Bronze 81.2 by 78.1 by 38.5.cm. Fondation Giacometti, © Succession Alberto Giacometti / Adagp, Paris 2023

PARIS – Institut Giacometti will mount an exhibition dedicated to the artist’s iconic work, The Nose. Continuing its exploration of the work of Alberto Giacometti, Institut Giacometti will bring together all versions of The Nose, a sculpture that was revisited by the artist during several years. One version of The Nose that is too fragile to be moved will be presented via a virtual production. The show opens on October 7 and will remain on view through January 7, 2024.

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