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Looking at People Looking - Works of Art at the MoMA

This week I took a friend for his first exploration of the MoMA, which was kind of a cool thing to do. When you’ve been to any place many times and take someone there, it’s as if it’s your place. 850 more words

Rachael Benavidez

Henri Matisse's Swimming Pool - 2,000++ hours to re-create

Last week, I visited MOMA’s exhibition “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs”. ¬†One of my favorite parts of the exhibition was the re-creation of the Swimming Pool from Matisse’s dining room at the Hotel Regina in Nice in 1952. 376 more words

Exhibitions

Iris Apfel dresses for Matisse - Tate Shots

Interior designer and fashion doyenne, 92-year-old Iris Apfel draws inspiration from Matisse’s Cut-Outs to create a series of wonderful outfits in homage to the master of colour.

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Video

Which way?

CEE’S WHICH WAY PHOTO CHALLENGE # 21

1. When it is raining heavily I choose the shortest way and follow a man on the photo below.

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Photography

Woman Reading - Henri Matisse

Woman Reading
1894; Oil on canvas, 24 1/4″ x 18 7/8″; Museum of Modern Art, Paris

With this painting Matisse achieved his first public success in 1896 at the salon du Champ-de-Mars.

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Art

Pastoral

Painting by: Henri Matisse – 1906

Art