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Lucian Freud Dead

Two Deaths in London

Misha Lyuve | Posted 10.22.2011 | Home
Misha Lyuve

Lucian Freud and Amy Winehouse are the two names that aren't likely to show up in the same sentence. But since they both died in London recently within the same week, the pair had me think about them together.

Painters' Table: Top 10 Best Posts, July 2011

Brett Baker | Posted 10.19.2011 | Arts
Brett Baker

These two great painters were truly contemporaries, each creating new work right up to the end. Twombly and Freud also leave behind a shared legacy of attention to and care for tradition in art.

Remembering Lucian Freud

Edward Goldman | Posted 09.27.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

The death of great cultural figures always prompts us to assess their impact on art and, ultimately, on the way we perceive ourselves. The recent deat...

Lydia Corbett On Being Picasso's Muse

Telegraph | Lydia Corbett | Posted 09.25.2011 | Arts

There is a very special quality to the rapport between an artist and his muse. In the summer of 1954, I was Picasso's. He was 72 and already a very fa...

The Week In Art

Posted 09.21.2011 | Arts

This week in the arts: the art world lost another legendary painter, Lucian Freud, who died at 88. We interviewed the woman who bought the most expens...

Lucian Freud, Most Expensive Living Painter, Dies (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Melinda Brocka/Travis Korte | Posted 09.20.2011 | Arts

British figurative painter Lucian Freud has died. His dealer, William R. Acquavella, confirmed the late artist died Wednesday evening following an ill...