Museum celebrates Matisse

AN exhibition of work by French artist Henri Matisse opens today at Paisley Museum.

Loading Comments
Share
Print

It features 35 lithographic reproductions of the famous cut-outs, produced in the last four years of his life, when the artist was confined to his bed. Matisse: Drawing With Scissors includes many of his iconic images, such as The Snail and the Blue Nudes.

Councillor Jim Harte, convener of Renfrewshire Council's Leisure, Sport And Cultural Policy Board, said: "I am delighted Paisley Museum is hosting this stunning display of reproductions of works from one of the world's best known artists. It will provide a rare opportunity for visitors to see some of the most well known art images of the 20th century."

The exhibition runs until September 28 and entry is £3 (£2 concessions).

Arts and Entertainment

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.

169095

Have you got a story?

Contact the news desk on 0141 302 6520 or email news@eveningtimes.co.uk
A weekly round up of social highlights

A weekly round up of social highlights

Cat's Eyes on Glasgow

I’m loving the Games from the opening ceremony to presenting the rhythmic gymnastics at the Hydro

Times Out

Entertainment

Lifestyle

TV Advert
Gail’s Gab

Gail’s Gab

Gail Sheridan is a mother-of-one and wife to Tommy and she likes to get political with the hot topic of the week in her column Gail’s Gab.

Michelle McManus

Michelle McManus

Sussed in the City

The sun always shines in Glasgow in July...honest

Janice Bell

Janice Bell

You couldn’t make up half the stuff that happens to PA Janice Bell- some of the jams she gets herself into are worth a story or two.