UNESCO Works of Art & Special Projects Unit Digital Collection
About: “The Works of Art and Special Projects Unit was created in 2004 to ensure the proper management and conservation, as well as the dissemination of knowledge, of the UNESCO works of art collection…Since its establishment in Paris, UNESCO has set up a considerable and diverse collection of works of art, such as those by Picasso, Miró, Arp, Appel, Afro, Matta, Calder, Chillida, Giacometti, Moore, Tamayo, Soto, Vasarely, Cruz-Diez and many others, counting today more than 500 works…” all of which is freely accessible to view online.
Joan Miro with Jose Llorens Artigas ‘The Sun’, 1958, Ceramic mural.
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Acquired by UNESCO for the artistic decoration of its Headquarters in Paris in 1958