Stories in the Afternoon

Paul Cézanne

Tulips in a Vase, 1888-1890
Paul Cézanne
French, 1839-1906
Oil on paper, mounted on board
28-1/2 x 16-1/2 in. (72.4 x 41.9 cm)
Norton Simon Art Foundation, Gift of Mr. Norton Simon

Paul Cézanne

Date: Sunday, April 07, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Paul Cézanne painted the world unlike any artist of his time. His use of bright colors and flat, solid shapes captured the beauty of nature in a unique style that influenced painters like Van Gogh and Picasso. After the story, use paper shapes to create a Cézanne-inspired masterpiece.

Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4-8. | No reservations needed