Let's Hear It For Decoration

Matisse, the master of colour and pattern, died 50 years ago, but rather than chronicling his life, this programme assesses his legacy in Britain.

Travelling across London from the Victoria and Albert Museum, to ad land in Soho, a primary school in Borough, Barts Hospital and Tate Modern, Professor Sir Christopher Frayling meets exponents of the visual world who celebrate the huge and powerful influence of Matisse on so much of what we see.

With Will Alsop and Zandra Rhodes.

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Matisse, the master of colour and pattern, died 50 years ago, but rather than chronicling his life, this programme assesses his legacy in Britain.

Travelling across London from the Victoria and Albert Museum, to ad land in Soho, a primary school in Borough, Barts Hospital and Tate Modern, Professor Sir Christopher Frayling meets exponents of the visual world who celebrate the huge and powerful influence of Matisse on so much of what we see.

With Will Alsop and Zandra Rhodes.