ARTbreak Video : Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs

Dates: Tue Jan 2, 18

Time: 12:00pm

This documentary offers a behind-the-scenes look at what Britain s Tate Modern described as the most successful exhibition in its history. Explore the final chapter of Matisse s career through footage of Matisse at work, interviews with people who knew the artist, contributions from curators and historians.

Breathtaking, specially commissioned dance and jazz performances and readings bring insight and emotion to the words of Matisse himself. Shown in two parts.
Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954). Memory of Oceania. Nice-Cimiez, Hotel Regina, summer 1952-early 1953. Gouache on paper, cut and pasted, and charcoal on paper mounted on canvas. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund. Copyright 2014 Succession H. Matisse, Paris/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Matisse Memory of Oceania 1952

ARTbreak is a weekly program about art and art-related topics. Donations welcome. Bring your lunch, coffee provided. Sponsored by Friendship Village Logo

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