There is the fetish nature of Pierre Molinier, from around Three footballers of different skin colors, dressed only from the knee down. The Lentos Art Museum in Linz focuses on the timeframe afterand organizes its exhibit thematically, not chronologically. But although it inspired numerous artists, the "noble simplicity and quiet grandeur" of Winckelmann's gods was undermined by other interpretations of Classical art: We must distinguish above all between nudity and the nude:
They can be dirty, or disabled, weak, or wrinkly.
Masculine / Masculine. The Nude Man in Art from 1800 to the Present Day.
Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. From the classical to the kinky, we could not be happier that the male form au naturale is getting featured in the museum's hallowed halls. One wonders why two Austrian museums are the first to take on the subject. The Lentos Art Museum in Linz focuses on the timeframe afterand organizes its exhibit thematically, not chronologically. The exhibition is comprised of three parts: