‘Beyond Van Gogh’ exhibition extends run at Fresno Convention Center

Beyond Van Gogh

The blockbuster show “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” is extending its run at the Fresno Convention Center through Aug. 21. The exhibition, which uses digital technology and music to project works by Van Gogh, had originally been scheduled to close on July 17.

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“We are thrilled that audiences in Fresno have responded so positively to Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” said Justin Paquin, producer, Paquin Entertainment Group, in a press release. “We are excited that more Van Gogh fans will be able to see this exhibition.”

According to the company, the exhibition has sold over 3 million tickets globally, making it one of the most popular current traveling exhibitions. It’s currently playing in several cities across the U.S.

Have you been to the exhibition? I’m surveying readers about what they think. Is “Beyond Van Gogh” worth $50 for a ticket? Obviously, from the box-office results, a lot of people seem to think so. You can take my survey here.

Covering the arts online in the central San Joaquin Valley and beyond. Lover of theater, classical music, visual arts, the literary arts and all creative endeavors. Former Fresno Bee arts critic and columnist. Graduate of Columbia University and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Excited to be exploring the new world of arts journalism.

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