Claude Monet was a founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein-air landscape painting.


Monet's Garden with Prof. Paul Hayes Tucker  

May 19-October 21, 2012 This stunning tribute to French Impressionist Claude Monet showcases a seasonally changing interpretation of the garden that inspired his art. In addition, two rarely seen paintings by the artist will be on view, and films, concerts, poetry readings, and hands-on art for kids will provide rich insight into the life and work of this renowned master. In this video, the word's foremost Monet scholar, Prof. Paul hayes Tucker, examines Monet's life leading up to the creation of his world famous gardens at Giverny as well as his life there and the work it inspired. For more information, visit: http://www.nybg.org/exhibitions/2012/monet/index.php


Monet's Garden with Prof. Paul Hayes Tucker
Claude Monet - Giverny  - by Ann Perrin
Art History Abbreviated: Claude Monet
Claude Monet Documentary
Film of Impressionist Painter Claude Monet at Work