Tag Archives: Frank Auerbach

DRAWING THE NUDE: FROM MANET TO AUERBACH │ Pallant House Gallery, Chichester → 19 July 2015

Frank Auerbach, Nude Seated on a Folding Chair, 1954, Pallant House Gallery
Frank Auerbach, Nude Seated on a Folding Chair, 1954, Pallant House Gallery

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ARTISTS INCLUDE
Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, William ColdstreamPeter de FranciaEric Gill, Édouard Manet, Walter Sickert, Leon Underwood

“Xplorñ hâ a renj v modn n historic artists dpictd ɖ hymn form, trêsñ ɖ reprizenteśn v ɖ bodi in art fṛm ɖ clasicl îdiyl t riylist figrstudiz”

Edouard Manet, Olympia, 1867, Etching and aquatint on paper, Pallant House Gallery
Edouard Manet, Olympia, 1867, Etching and aquatint on paper, Pallant House Gallery

South East

FACE VALUE: Portraiture from the Arts Council Collection │ Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendall → 13 June 2015

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ARTISTS
Frank Auerbach, Vanessa Bell, Bruce Bernard, Richard Billingham, Peter Blake, David Bomberg, Reg Butler, Tracey Emin, Lucian Freud, Elisabeth Frink, Mark Gertler, Richard Greenhill, Brian Griffin, Siobhan Hapaska, Howard Hodgkin, Chris Killip, Sarah Lucas, Bernard Meninsky, Chris Ofili, Marc Quinn, William Patrick Roberts, Donald Rodney, Albert Rutherston, Jurgen Schadeberg, William Scott, Maud Sulter, Bedwyr Williams, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Bettina von Zwehl

North West

NO SET RULES │ Ben Uri Gallery and Museum, London → 15 June 2015

“Ɖ xbišn brñz tgɖr ṣlctd wrcs fṛm ɖ Filip Šli c̣lẋn v drōñz, prints n pêntñz bî ātists wrcñ in Britn btwn 1920 n 2004, wɖ reznnt wrcs on pêpr fṛm Ben Uri’z ôn c̣lẋn.

Seḷbretñ ɖ ričṇs n dvrsti v č c̣lẋn, No Set Rūlz priznts 49 wrcs bî 37 ātists, sevn v hūm – Franc Ârbah, Dêvid Bombrg, Jên Jôzf, Lion Kosof, Mîcl Roʈnstîn, Glen Sūjo n Edẉd Toledano – r reprizntd in bʈ.

Ɖ wrcs cuvr a wîd renj v subjctmatr, tecnīcs n practis, muvñ fṛm fiğrešn t abstraẋn t xplor 100 yirz v xprešn on pêpr.

Uɖr ātists includ Crêgi Êčisn, Jiłn Erz, Sandra Blo, Crisṭfr L’Brũ, Rojr Hiltn, Dêvid Hocni, Pītr Laňn, Sẹra Lîtmn, Henri Mur, Greym Suɖḷnd, Elisbet Toṃlin n Jon Vrty.

No Set Rūlz inišiets daylogz, grūpñ tīčrz, stydnts, c̣laḅretrz n strenjrz, n juxṭpozñ mastrz v moṇcrom wɖ crietrz v dazlñ swīps v culr t šo ɖt drōñ dz’nt nesseṛli bgin or end wɖ a pensl. Ɖs xbišn pruvz, az Dêvid Hocni wns obzrvd, ɖr r no set rūlz in drōñ.”

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Continue reading NO SET RULES │ Ben Uri Gallery and Museum, London → 15 June 2015

FRANK AUERBACH : PAINTINGS & DRAWINGS FROM THE LUCIAN FREUD ESTATE │ Tate Britain, London → 9 November 2014

“Ɖs dsple brñz tgɖr drōñz n pêntñz bî Franc Ârbāc, wn v Britn’z most seḷbretd livñ pêntrz, spanñ ɖ pirı̣d fṛm hiz stydntdez t 2007. Ɖz wrcs incumṗs tu v ɖ subjcts ɖ ātist hz constntli rtrnd t: landsceps v Lundn, prîmṛli v nwʈ Lundn n ptklrli Camdn Tân, ẇr h hz bn livñ n wrcñ fr ɖ past sixti yirz; n pwtrits, mnli v tu wimin: Istela (Stela) Oliv West (E.O.W.), hūm h pêntd btwn 1952 n 1973, n hiz wîf Jūła.

Rtrnñ rpitdli t ɖ sem subjcts ovr decedz, Ârbāc’s āt z a ynīc undrtecñ. H constntli lcs any at ɖ sem sait or indivijl, strîvñ t fix ɖ indifîṇbl qoḷti v rw sensešnz stimyletd bî ɖ fwmz n strucčrz h siz. H hz sed: I am hôpñ t mc a ny ʈñ fr ɖ wrld ɖt rmenz in ɖ mind lîc a ny spīšīz v livñ ʈñ.

Lūšn Frýd c̣lctd ɖz pêntñz n drōñz ovr mni yirz, bildñ ɖ most significnt prîvt c̣lẋn v Ârbāc’s wrc. Ŕlịr ɖs yir, ɖs c̣lẋn wz axptd bî HM Guvnmnt in lù v Inheritns Tax fr aḷcešn t public c̣lẋnz.”

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Continue reading FRANK AUERBACH : PAINTINGS & DRAWINGS FROM THE LUCIAN FREUD ESTATE │ Tate Britain, London → 9 November 2014

RADICAL FIGURES: POST-WAR BRITISH FIGURATIVE PAINTING │ Manchester Art Gallery → 23 November 2014

Mîcl Andrūz│FOR PPL SÚNBÊĐÑ│1955│Ātscaunsl C̣leẋn
Mîcl Andrūz│FOR PPL SÚNBÊĐÑ│1955│Ātscaunsl C̣leẋn

“Ɖs dsple xplorz ɖ pạniyrñ rôl ɖt pêntrz sč az Fransis Bêcn, Lūsı̣n Frýd n Dêvid Hocni plêd in ɖ riinvnšn v fiğṛtv āt in ɖ secnd hāf v ɖ 20ʈ senčri.

In pôstwor Britiš āt, radicl wrc tendd twdz verı̣s stîlz inflụnst bî ɖ modn āt v Paris n Ny Ywc, sč az Sriylizm, abstraẋn n Popāt. Alñsd ɖz paṛlel muvmnts ɖr xistd anɖr cnd v āt pạnird bî a grūp v lūsli asošietd ātists lêtr lebld Ɖ Scūl v Lundn. Ẇt ɖe hd in comn wz a frm ḅlif ɖt ɖe cd fînd ny wez t criet riylist pêntñz n riinvent ɖ repṛzentešn v ɖ hymn figr t mc it reḷvnt in a wrld trwṃtîzd bî ɖ Secnd Wrldwor.

Mni v ɖs grūp v fiğṛtv pêntrz wr t b fând drōñ in ɖ Našnl Gaḷri, Lundn, ẇn nt in ɖer stydioz. Ɖe studid ɖ āt v ɖ Rnesns n v Impreṣ̌nizm wɖ a pašn, siyñ ɖ pạnirz bfr modn āt az ɖer tīčrz. Ɖer wrc olso hd orijinz in prīwor Britiš āt: in ɖ pêntñ v Wōltr Sic̣t, Dêvid Bombrg n ɖ riylists v ɖ Ystnrôd Scūl.

Ʈru ɖ 1970z n 1980z ɖer wrc grajli bgan t b recgnîzd az amñst ɖ most impwtnt Britiš āt v its tîm. Hu cd b cnsidrd pāt v ɖs undiclerd grūp hz olwz vẹrid, bt Fransis Bêcn, Lūsı̣n Frýd, Franc Ârbac, Mîcl Andrūz, Lion Cosof, Ywn Ūglo n ɖ mr Popāt-asošietd Dêvid Hocni r rgādd az ɖ ci ātists. Btwn ɖm ɖe fând ny wez v lcñ intnsli at ɖ wrld arnd ɖm, t cmbîn in pênt ẇt ɖe sw, wɖ ẇt ɖe felt.

Ɖ dsple includz wrcs bî Bêcn, Frýd n Hocni fṛm ɖ c̣lẋnz v Mančestr Ātgaḷri n Ɖ Ẇitẉʈ Ātgaḷri, alñsd wrcs fṛm ɖ Ātscaunsl C̣lẋn, Lundn.

An Ātscaunsl C̣lẋn Pātnršp ṣpwtd bî Cristi’z.

Ṣlctd bî Tim Wilcox”

Ywn Ūglo│GRL’Z HED IN PRÔFÎL WĐ CAP ON│1963–4│Ātscaunsl C̣leẋn

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Continue reading RADICAL FIGURES: POST-WAR BRITISH FIGURATIVE PAINTING │ Manchester Art Gallery → 23 November 2014