matisse blue nude series (2015) painted paper cut-outs mounted on canvas ig post

Shirt made three Blue Nude works completed in the coming months after he attended Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs show at the MOMA during the holidays. The first Shirt made, Blue Nude II, was made as a gift to his lover, who had said she'd like to live with one of the works. Each was painted and assembled in Harlem, NY.