Matisse

Matisse in the Studio

This is the first major international exhibition to examine the importance of Henri Matisse’s studio collection, offering unprecedented insight into the revolutionary 20th-century artist’s creativity.

Five thematic sections—“The Object Is an Actor, “The Nude,” “The Face,” “Studio as Theatre,” and “Late Work”—feature a range of works in a variety of media from different points in the artist’s career. Approximately 30 paintings, 24 drawings, 11 bronzes, nine cut-outs and five prints by Matisse are showcased alongside 36 works from his studio collection—many on loan from the Musée Matisse, Nice, as well as private collections, and publicly exhibited for the first time. They include pots, pitchers and vases, as well as textiles, sculptures and masks from the non-Western traditions that Matisse greatly admired. Photographs of works in progress and Matisse’s various studios in Collioure, Issy-les-Moulineaux, Nice, and Vence are also displayed, vividly recreating the artist’s working spaces.

The exhibition travels to the Royal Academy of Arts in London from August 8–November 12, 2017, and is accompanied by an illustrated catalogue, produced by MFA Publications, with contributions by renowned Matisse scholars.

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  • March 28, 2017
  • New York, New York
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  • New York, New York

The National Trust for Scotland USA to host 10th Annual Fundraising Gala

Award-Winning Filmmaker Ken Burns to receive ‘Great Scot’ Award on March 29, 2017

The Metropolitan Club
New York, New York

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An Apulian Red-Figured Amphora
  • March 30, 2017
  • Chicago, Illinois

The Collection of David and Gail McRorie Auction

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago
1338 West Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois

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  • March 30, 2017
  • San Diego, California

Artist Talk: Edge of the Ocean / A Group Show

Sparks Gallery

Sparks Gallery
530 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, California

http://sparksgallery.com/

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L: Sebastian Vallejo, Night Flowers II, 2016 M: Hector Arce-Espasas, Crown (Fade Sunset), 2016 R: Allan Tarantino, Koibito, 1994
  • March 30 - April 21, 2017
  • New York, New York

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Godel & Co. Fine Art
506 East 74th Street
New York, New York

www.godelfineart.com

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  • March 31 - May 26, 2017
  • Wilmington, Delaware

Winterthur After Hours

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, Delaware

http://www.winterthur.org/afterhours

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Replica Tiffany lamp £3,600 at Cotswolds Decorative Antiques & Art Fair.
  • March 31 - April 2, 2017
  • Tetbury, United Kingdom

Tiffany Lamp Highlights Cotswolds Decorative Fair

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Westonbirt House
Westonbirt School
Tetbury, United Kingdom

www.cooperevents.com

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Copy of Oleanders, after Vincent Van Gogh, John Myatt, 2012, mixed media on canvas.
  • April 1, 2017 - January 7, 2018
  • Wilmington, Delaware

Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Wilmington, Delaware

http://www.winterthur.org/treasuresontrial

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ANSEL ADAMS, Richard Kobayashi, farmer with cabbages Manzanar Relocation Center, 19.  Courtesy of Library of Congress
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