Each season, the Louvre features a series of temporary exhibitions, each the result of the latest expert research.
- Currently on view
The Petite Galerie exhibition for 2017–2018 focuses on the connection between art and political power. Governing entails self-presentation as a way of affirming authority, legitimacy, and prestige. Thus art in the hands of patrons becomes a propaganda tool; but it can also be a vehicle for protest and subverting the established order.
Musée du Louvre, until July 2, 2018
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