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Tangier’s new dawn – from artists' haven to boom town

Loved by Matisse and Jagger, Tangier is trying to reinvent itself as a Moroccan Saint-Tropez with a new port, marina and vast hotels. But for now there is still plenty of the rough-and-ready old city to explore… 1,027 more words

Tuesday Reads: Democratic Primaries in Kentucky and Oregon

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Today there are Democratic primaries in Kentucky and Oregon. Both actually look pretty good for Hillary. She has spent quite a bit of time in Kentucky and has spent much more than Bernie on advertising there. 1,953 more words

Morning Reads

Stedelijk Museum announces a Matisse exhibition

With over 100 works generously loaned from 30 collections, the Stedelijk Museum presents The Oasis of Matisse to open next Spring. For the first time in over sixty years, the work of the French master will be on view in the Netherlands. 101 more words


A Farewell to Arms:Artists of World War 1

Featuring artists Pablo Picasso, Salvadore Dali, Georgia O’Keefe, and Henri Matisse during the 1920’s and world war 1.


During the time the war was breaking out, Picasso was going through a period of chronic depression and lonelyness. 668 more words

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse  December 31, 1869-November 3,1954

Matisse was a French artist that specialized in painting. He was inspired by famous creators such as Vincent van Gogh, John Peter Russell, and Edward Munch. 52 more words

Art Puzzle 2015-2016

  • I am an art form originating on the 2nd largest continent
  • I have a great influence on the modern Western art world
  • I am characterized by stylization (ideas, patterns, designs rather than real appearance)
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#NewWeek #NewWorks #LetsGo!

“Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing.” — … 470 more words