The Matisse museum will welcome an original exhibition from 08/03/2010 to 31/05/2010 « Peintures de Robert de Niro senior » presented at the opening by his famous son.
The museum has chosen de present the works of Robert De Niro, Sr. in accordance with its vocation : to make known the works of Matisse in the spirit of the painter and his family. Robert De Niro, Sr.’s painting interracts with the works of Matisse by certain compositions and graphic assertions of his drawing and colours.
The exhibition begins by photos representing Robert De Niro, Sr. in his workshop and in New York. It then approaches the evolution of his artistic expression, going from abstraction to a more sensitive representation of reality, showing the influence to European artists including Matisse.
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