The Magnificent Matisse and His Mom

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When describing what purpose art should serve, Henri Matisse stated that art should be a reprieve from the everyday mental stresses. He believed that art should be positive and for anyone who needed it. This optimistic outlook can be seen in Matisse’s use of bright color and celebration of landscapes and the human form. While this was seen by some … Read More