Martin Porter

Martin Porter

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I am originally from Liverpool. I have been living with my partner in Lyon for 13 years, and have two young children. As a Harvard and Oxford trained historian, I teach contemporary european affairs and history at Sciences Po and write history books. As a dreamer, I write illustrated stories and songs, work with theatre companies and film makers, and am part of a group of performers called The Missing Pages.

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The faces you see in Museums

Our English contributor Martin is reviewing the exhibition of Matisse’s drawings at the Musee des Beaux Arts of Lyon. A story of famous bearded faces.   The other day, I went down to see the exhibition of Matisse’s drawings at the Musee des Beaux Arts of Lyon (2 December 2016 – 6 March 2017). So […]