For Matisse, Kandinsky and Munch, the garden provided inspiration as they worked towards new styles of painting.
Love gardening? Here’s how to do it like your favourite Impressionist – from top tips to sourcing your seeds.
Take a tour of three beautiful gardens which inspired paintings in our forthcoming exhibition on the garden in art.
Curator Ann Dumas sets the scene for our major exhibition of garden painters, revealing how Monet’s passion for plants pushed the boundaries of his art.
In 2016, the Royal Academy explores the influence that gardens exerted on the evolution of art from the 1860s to the 1920s. Here we pick out six of the greatest artist-gardeners from ‘Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse’.