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Jason Vrooman is a Ph.D. candidate at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. He currently lives in Paris, where he is researching and writing his dissertation on Nabi representations of masculinity.

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A Trip across France with Matisse’s Brain

17 May 2012 | Modern, Museums

Now at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, Matisse. Paires et séries is a small jewel box of an exhibition, studded with fifty-four paintings, thirty-four drawings, and five collages. Rich, intelligent, and uncluttered, it is that rare understated blockbuster that encourages close looking and deep thinking about the creative process. I left it inspired to view [...]