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175 Years at the RCA

I went to this at the weekend and would urge you to go if in the area. For those with an interest in 20th C British art, it is a great treat. Sculpture by Moore and pictures by Hockney, Auerbach, Bawden, Ravilious, Minton etc etc. By the latter is the enormous and very rarely seen Death of Nelson, owned by [Read More…]

Review of 2009/10 Auerbach and Bacon exhibitions/books

Published in the British Art Journal, XI, 1, 2010

Review of 2009/10 Auerbach and Bacon exhibitions/books

Purely abstract art produced by British artists has not really troubled the scorers in the 20th-century art world. All the great art produced in the British Isles during the 20th century was, to a greater or lesser extent, figurative. 2009 and 2010 brought important exhibitions and books featuring the work of Frank Auerbach (Frank Auerbach. London Building Sites 1952-1962, Courtauld [Read More…]