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Urban Monkey Guide: Matisse The Cut-Outs at Tate Modern

This wonderful exhibition at the Tate Modern, celebrating Henri Matisse’s famous painted cut-outs has been running since April. But there is still plenty of time for you to take the kids to see the famous works by the artist who, in the 1940s, worked mainly with painted paper and scissors. 223 more words

The Urban Monkey Guide

Abstracting From Expressionism

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art has staged an exhibition about the development of Expressionism in art (June 8 through September 14, 2014). Starting with the Post-Impressionist era, the exhibit tracks the changes in artists’ outlooks and the works they produced. 676 more words

Abstract Art

Frolics in the French Riviera

I have just got home from a wonderful week in Nice and wanted to share some snippets from my trip! Aside from eating my bodyweight in pastry and ice cream and indulging in beaucoup de french wine, one of the other highlights of my trip was visiting the… 119 more words

Henri Matisse. The Cut Outs. Tate Modern. 13-07-14

Si je crois en dieu? Oui- quand je travaille. Je me sens tellement aide par quel qu’un qui me faire des choses qui me surpassent.
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Arts Reviews And Comment

Hall of Mirrors

A recent online image … of photographers … taking pictures … of a painting … from 100+ years ago … that features the bare breasts… 41 more words

Petanque outside Matisse's front door

By Travis Gumphrey

Just outside Henri Matisse’s former home in Nice, now a museum honoring his artwork, a park is laid out among ruins and rows of trees. 328 more words