Joy of Life

Nobody expressed it better than Henri Matisse, particularly in the first painting, Le bonheur de vivre (1906). It’s a secular, sensual Eden, without greed or jealousy. The dancers in the background are reproduced in the second painting, Dance, from 1910.

Le Bonheur de Vivre (1906) - Henri Matisse The Dance (1910) - Henri Matisse

A documentary about Matisse and his influence on our world.

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