Matisse Jazz

In 1943, French artist Henri Matisse was more than 70 years old and bedridden when he began the portfolio that eventually became Jazz. Limited in his mobility, Matisse cut out forms from colored papers that he arranged as collages. His assistants then prepared the collages—most of which were based on circus or theater themes— for printing in the pochoir screenprint process. This exhibition features all 20 prints from the edition of the portfolio held in the Gunst Collection in Special Collections at the Stanford University Library.

When:
Ongoing every day from July 31, 2013 through September 22, 2013. 11:00 AM.
Approximate duration of 6.0 hour(s).
Where:
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive (Map)
Contact:
723-4177
Admission:

Open Wed-Sun 11am - 5pm, Thursdays until 8pm; admission is free. CLOSED MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Tags:
exhibition, arts, international
Permalink:
http://events.stanford.edu/events/377/37797

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