“ŒuvresChoisies”: an exhibition of works from the BGL BNP Paribas collection : A chance to discover unknown gems - BNP Paribas Group in Luxembourg
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January 9, 2014 -

“ŒuvresChoisies”: an exhibition of works from the BGL BNP Paribas collection : A chance to discover unknown gems

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BGL BNP Paribas is hosting an exhibition featuring some 30 original modern paintings from its private collection. Titled “ŒuvresChoisies”, or Selected Works, the show will run from 10 January to 28 February 2014 at the “Villa” Private Banking Centre.

On display will be works produced between 1980 and 1995 by world-renowned artists such as Frank Stella, Claude Viallat, Günther Förg, A.R. Penck, Markus Lüperz and Rosemarie Trockel.

The retrospective presents a diversified overview of contemporary art, showing the creative itineraries followed by painters during the period. Visitors can discover a broad range of movements ranging from Pop Art and Conceptual Art to a search for different forms of pictorial representation.

Importantly, most of the works are on public display for the first time.

BGL BNP Paribas is organising the show as part of its cultural sponsoring policy. It has supported the art world for many years, organising exhibitions and arranging cultural partnerships and sponsorships.

The exhibition is open to the public from 10 January to 28 February 2014.

BGL BNP Paribas, 10A Boulevard Royal, L-2093 Luxembourg
Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm
Free admission

About BGL BNP Paribas
BGL BNP Paribas (www.bgl.lu) is one of the largest banks in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. It offers an especially wide range of financial products to individuals, professionals, private banking clients and businesses. BGL BNP Paribas is Luxembourg’s number-one provider of banking services to professionals and small- and medium-size companies, and number two in services for individuals. It is also the leader for bancassurance.

About BNP Paribas
BNP Paribas (www.bnpparibas.com) has a presence in nearly 80 countries with 190,000 employees, including 145,000 in Europe. It ranks highly in its three core activities: Retail Banking, Investment Solutions and Corporate & Investment Banking. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the leader in consumer lending. BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail banking model across Mediterranean basin countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Investment Banking and Investment Solutions activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and solid and fast-growing businesses in Asia-Pacific.

Press contacts:
Yves Hoffmann +352 42 42-6580 yves.hoffmann@bgl.lu
Anne Wenandy +352 42 42-46 14 anne.wenandy@bgl.lu
Eliane Thines +352 42 42-62 64 eliane.thines@bgl.lu
Valérie Michiels +352 42 42-65 34 valerie.michiels@bgl.lu