Matisse’s Scale: What’s with the Bamboo Stick?
In this public
lecture, Bois will focus on Matisse’s use of the bamboo stick in
large-scale works and the bodily conception of scale it entails.
In a photograph dating from 1931, Matisse is shown...
Book Launch for The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge
will celebrate the publication of The Usefulness of Useless
Knowledge (Princeton University Press), which features IAS Founding
Director Abraham Flexner's classic essay of the same...