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Préhistoire: Une Énigme Moderne


Centre Pompidou / Paris / Art

Despite Christopher Hitchens’s dismissive view that “nobody,” during the period of human pre-history, “had the smallest idea what was going on,” we continue to be fascinated with mankind before the written record began. Exploring ways the deep past influences modern thought, a new exhibition sets prehistoric objects alongside works by 20th-century artists Max Ernst, Pablo Picasso, Raoul Ubac, Joan Miró, Louise Bourgeois, and more. —J.V.

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Centre Pompidou Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris, France
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