Henri Matisse, panel with mask 110 x 53 cm. gouache and cut out paper, Danske Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen 1947
The World Of Henri Matisse And His Paper Cutout Universe
Team Reception have been looking at Henri Matisse cut outs this week. We read a book about how Matisse created his paper cut outs, by painting paper in lots .
This spectacular exhibition is the largest and most extensive presentation of the artist's cut-outs ever assembled. Learn about Matisse's artistic process, explore his studios, and see the conservation effort for one of his major cut-outs.
Henri Matisse -Panel with mask -1947 -Abstract Expressionism
Nuit de Noël by Henri Matisse, completed in Stain glass replica of previous work on paper. designed for the Rosaire Chapel in Vence, France. I have chosen this piece because it links with the theme of force as spiritual force that can influence art.