Icarus, plate VIII from the illustrated book, “Jazz”
Henri Matisse, 1947
Medium: Pochoir; Dimensions: Image: 16 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. (41.9 x 26 cm)
"Colour dances, and our eyes dance with it, following contours and edges, sliding from shape to shape, wallowing in a whiteness that becomes electric, jumping from positive to negative and back again."
Adrian Searle, The Guardian
A little sarcasm makes it all go down easier.
Council of Giants
Marshall McCall / York University, 2014