A retrospective Dorothea Tanning in Knokke-le-Zoute, Belgium. Begins building a house in Seillans. This project will occupy Dorothea Tanning for three years from the drawing of plans, writing of letters, bringing wine to the workers, arranging moorish tiles, with more drawings...
Study for À la dérive (Adrift)
À la dérive (Adrift)
Tirage au sort (Lottery)
Un Beau Mensonge (A Beautiful Lie)
Mother and Child
D.T. avec son chien savant (D.T. with her smart dog)
Nue Couchée (Reclining Nude)
The Artist as a Dog
Untitled (“Ink Drawing”)
In the Salon de Mai her canvas, called The Descent into the Street, a title lifted from some newspaper or other, provokes wonder. How did she know there would be a monster student uprising, now, complete with tear gas and overturned buses (not in the painting).
La Descente dans la rue (Down into the Streets)
Lundi sans date (Monday without Date)
Les Intrigués de Pekin (Intrigued in Peking)
Chien de samedi
Dorothea Tanning in her studio, Paris
No discernible connection: in Paris a concert of new work by K. Stockhausen fires a new expression, cloth sculptures. Under the title Hôtel du Pavot (Poppy Hotel), a roomful of these may be seen in the permanent collection of the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. Americans walk on the moon.
Philosophie en plein air (Fresh-air Philosophy)
De quel amour (By What Love)
Sketch for De quel amour (By What Love)