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A Model for Matisse

Event Type Art à la Carte / Free Videos, Adults, Free Programs
Date calendar  Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Time clock  12:15pm - 1:15pm (1h)
Location Isabel Hall
Details

Monique Bourgeois was a 21-year-old nursing student and amateur artist living in Nice when, in 1941, she answered an ad placed by Henri Matisse seeking “a young and pretty night nurse.”  67 min.

Art à la Carte is a series of informative programs focusing on the arts. Offered free of charge on Wednesdays at 12:15p, participants are encouraged to bring lunch or pick up something from The Palette Café. Coffee, tea, and cookies provided. All programs are held in the FIA’s Isabel Hall unless otherwise noted.