Matisse and the contemporary Paper Artists

Matisse and the contemporary Paper Artists


Organizer: Rheged Centre

Name: The Rheged Centre

Phone: 01768 868000




Penrith, Cumbria,
CA11 0DQ

Price Notes

Adult £3 Child £2


Just 2 minutes from M6 jct 40, off the A66.


Rheged is delighted to curate its first Paper Art Exhibition. Featuring 35 lithographic prints of the famous cut-outs produced by Henri Matisse (1869-1954) in the last four years of his life. The wider Gallery features 200 artworks by 42 leading British Paper Artists including animation, origami, fashion, collage, 3-D sculpture, paper cuts and a specially commissioned Lake District themed Paper installation by Amy Williams. 

There's fun for all the family in our make and create area, where you can get crafty with paper. Make your own paper hat or your own Matisse inspired masterpiece. 

Entry is any time from 9am until 5.30pm (last entry at 4.45pm)

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
13/07/2022 04/09/2022 9am - 5:30pm