4 Dec 2009-14 March 1010. This exhibition is entirely dedicated to the complex artistic production of the French Surrealist artist and cartoonist Maurice Henry (1907-1984). On display are over 300 works including drawings, cartoons, sculptures and paintings on canvas. In his early drawings, published in French magazines from the 1930s to the 1960s, Henry uses humour to sweeten his enigmatic and often cruel view of the world.
In 1927 Henry, together with his friends Harfaux, Daumal and Gilbert-Lecomte Le Grand Jeu, joined a subversive artistic group. In 1932 they joined the Surrealist group of Andr