Sunday at the Met

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Matisse In Search of True Painting

Sunday, February 3, 2013, 3:00–4:30 p.m.

Contemporary artists Anoka Faruqee and Alex Katz speak about their own creative processes in the context of the exhibition Matisse: In Search of True Painting.

Above, from left: Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954). Young Sailor I, 1906. Oil on canvas; 39 1/4 x 32 in. (99.7 x 81.3 cm). Collection of Sheldon H. Solow. Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954). Young Sailor II, 1906. Oil on canvas; 39 7/8 x 32 5/8 in. (101.3 x 82.9 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998 (1999.363.41). © 2012 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Free with Museum admission

Honoré Daumier  (French, 1808–1879) | A Theater Audience (detail), 19th century | 1972.118.203

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