Mondigliani – Tate Retrospective

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2017/nov/13/banned-by-the-police-the-true-stories-behind-modiglianis-langourous-nudes Informative article on the exhibition at Tate Modern. Genuinely love Modigliani's nudes, it must be confessed!

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Georgia O’Keeffe City Lights

Having visited the mammoth retrospective at Tate Modern of Georgia O'Keeffe, I could wax lyrical about her flower paintings and argue whether or not she was exploring the female form a la Freud:  Or, I could describe the majestic beauty of the New Mexican landscapes she knew and understood:  But I won't, as there was … Continue reading Georgia O’Keeffe City Lights

Tate Modern -Permanent Collections

There is an article in today's Observer by Jonathan Jones which reminded me of the trip I made at Easter to look at the permanent collections.  http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/may/10/tate-modern-at-15-shock-of-the-new-art  Jones asks "Why are the permanent collection galleries still so aggressively anti-chronological?" and I think I know why. He bemoans the fact that you learn nothing, but what … Continue reading Tate Modern -Permanent Collections