EVENING EVENT at the HASLEMERE MUSEUM: 1st July 2016
DRINKS RECEPTION AND LECTURE
7.00 – 7.45 p.m.: Reception, canapés and wine
A random selection of some members enjoying the pre-lecture reception
7.45 p.m.: Lecture
RIVIERA PARADISE: A FUSION OF ART, DESIGN AND PLEASURE ON THE CÔTE D’AZUR IN THE 1920’s AND 30’s
A mix of artists, designers, writers and musicians.
Some of the images featured in Mary Alexander's talk.
Posters advertising the Côte D'azur and how to get there
From left to right: Detail of painting, Cote D'Azur, by Matisse; Costume design for Nijinsky by Bakst; Cocktail (detail) by Gerald Murphy, 1927; Gerald and Sara Murphy.
Shoes designed by Andre Perugia; Ceramic plate by Picasso; Jacket design by Jean Cocteau; Raoul Dufy.