Francis Bacon portrait, 1976

Francis Bacon

Surrealism, Expressionism, Figurative Art, Cubism
Amelia Troubridge, Michael Wojas hoovering at The Colony Rooms, 2008
Exhibition Announcements, Art History, Podcast   |   Angie Kordic

We talk to Darren Coffield, artist, author, and member of London's infamous The Colony Club, a bar where many British modern artists gathered to drink and be.

Francis Bacon - Triptych inspired by T Eliots poem
Exhibition Announcements, Art History   |   Balasz Takac

The Centre Pompidou is preparing a new retrospective devoted to the grand painter Francis Bacon, with a special take on his relationship with literature.

Francis Bacon in 1976
Artist(s) in Focus, Artwork(s) In Focus, Top Lists, Art Market   |   Lorenzo Pereira

What are the most expensive Francis Bacon paintings sold at auctions? We present to you the list of some of the Francis Bacon paintings that broke all the records once they were sold.

Jeff Koons Rabbit
Art News, Art Market   |   Angie Kordic

Who are the biggest winners of the New York Modern and Contemporary Auction Week of May 2019? Find out in our recap.

Heinrich Bohler - Gustav Klimt and Emilie Floge detail
Top Lists, Art History   |   Balasz Takac

This particular top list will be devoted to the phenomenon of muses and through nine notable examples it will show how they inspired 20th century artists.

Gerhard Richter – Girl’s Head
Exhibition Announcements   |   Balasz Takac

The amazing Heidi Horten collection is currently on view at the Leopold museum in Vienna and it features some of the most important artworks of modern art.

Amedeo Modigliani - Nu couché (sur le côté gauche), 1917
Art Market   |   Angie Kordic

Here is the recap of the results from the New York Auction May 2018 giga-week, which has the market standing strong, yet not the strongest.

Alberto Giacometti und Francis Bacon, 1965
Exhibition Announcements   |   Balasz Takac

The extensive and exciting exhibition devoted to the relationship between Bacon and Giacometti is going to be showcased at the Fondation Beyeler.