To celebrate the "Manet/Degas" exhibition at the Musée d'Orsay, Art Explora Academy invites you to find out more about these two major artists of the 19th century. Were they friends or rivals? What are their most emblematic works? What is Impressionism? All the answers to these questions are right here!

You’ve likely seen this glassy-eyed late 19th Century barmaid before, but what can we make of this painting today? Let’s explore Edouard Manet’s A Bar at the Folies-Bergère.

Content produced by : The Art Assignment

On the agenda
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Better Know Manet’s A Bar at the Folies-Bergère
By: The Art Assignment
video - 5:08
Degas, The Dance Class
By: SmartHistory
video - 16:40
What is the real story behind the Degas Dancers?
By: Art for All
podcast - 32:08
Rivals – Manet vs. Degas
By: ArtCurious
video - 3:29
Degas’ Dancer Making Points
By: Accessible art history
video - 3:45
What is Impressionism?
By: National Galleries of Scotland
video - 4:34
The naked lady that changed the rules of art
By: Vox Media