Jackie Matisse is active/lives in New York. Jackie Matisse is known for sculptor-abstract forms, kites.
Biography Jackie Matisse
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A mixed-media artist based in New York City and focused on kites and
bird-like creations that are both air borne and underwater, Jackie
Matisse finds a sense of special freedom in the spontaneous movement of
her subjects. Basically, she wants everything she makes to
move. Sometimes suspending her creations by a single hair, she
places them in skeletal cages, which are the devices for maintaining
them in space. She constructs her pieces with found objects such
as bits of wood, feathers, newsprint, cloth, glass shards---items that
have been described as "brightly colored detritus." (131)
Born in France, and the grand daughter of famous French painter, Henri
Matisse, and the daughter of Pierre Matisse, New
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