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  • Leda & the Swan at Christie's  Cy Twombly’s Little-Seen ‘Leda and the Swan’ Could Reach $55 M. at Christie’s Sale in May  A large Cy Twombly painting that hasn’t been seen in ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2017, 5:17 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • At the Pompidou - Review by Alice Sprawls At the Pompidou  by Alice Spawls  London Review of Books, Vol. 39 No. 6 · 16 March 2017."The photographer Sally Mann tells a story about being at a dinner party ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2017, 6:12 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly, the postmodern painter by MARJORIE PERLOFF Cy Twombly, the postmodern painter - MARJORIE PERLOFF  - TLS FEB 8 2017. A review of Mary Jacobus' new book.Cy Twombly’s “writing” – the gestural scratching, clotting and smearing that is ...
    Posted Feb 10, 2017, 6:56 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Two Cy Twombly Exhibitions Marry Myth and Sensual Abstraction Two Cy Twombly Exhibitions Marry Myth and Sensual AbstractionBy a playful amalgam of semiotics with scatology, Twombly redevised history painting into palimpsest poop.Joseph Nechvatal - HyperallergicPARIS — With a ...
    Posted Feb 8, 2017, 4:57 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly (1928-2011), l’art est un poème Par Julien Rosa. Réalisation Gaël Gillon. Archives Ina : Nathalie Durand.   READ MORE (with audio player included)  Listen on itunesInsaisissable, Cy Twombly ? Avec ses toiles immenses remplies de signes, de ...
    Posted Feb 7, 2017, 12:38 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Untitled Post When Twombly met Rauschenberg: They firmly believed that art could change the worldCy Twombly's retrospective at the Pompidou Centre in Paris is well worth the trip, says Karen ...
    Posted Jan 13, 2017, 5:50 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Kate Nesin Lectures! Cy Twombly's Things on YouTube
    Posted Jan 5, 2017, 11:59 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Learning To Love Cy Twombly Learning to Love Cy Twombly By Carl Swanson in VULTURE. " I admit that I have always been a bit skeptical about Cy Twombly. The combination of his inscrutability — all those ...
    Posted Jan 4, 2017, 5:43 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Photos from Centre Pompidou From Paris la Douce...Longtemps en marge des courants de l'art américain, exilé en Italie depuis la fin des années 50, Cy Twombly a suscité de nombreuses interrogations. Ce ...
    Posted Dec 15, 2016, 6:07 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy & the Zombies How to Look at Cy Twombly after Zombie Formalism ARTSY EDITORIAL BY FRANCESCA GAVIN DEC 2ND, 2016 4:22 PM...Over the past year, there have been a number of ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2016, 11:48 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • From the Financial Times... Cy Twombly at the Pompidou Centre: out of time and ahead of itFinancial Times - ‎4 hours ago‎“Twombly! But he's trying to kill painting!” exclaimed Alfred Barr, MoMA ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2016, 11:39 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • and another... artnet NewsDeciphering the Genius of Cy Twombly at Major Centre Pompidou Showartnet News - ‎7 hours ago‎The major exhibition “Cy Twombly” opened this week at Centre Pompidou with ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2016, 5:53 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Pompidou Center Notices Deutschlandradio KulturCy Twombly im Centre Pompidou - Atemberaubende WerkschauDeutschlandradio Kultur - ‎Nov 30, 2016‎Der US-amerikanische Künstler Cy Twombly hat Bilder zu Texten von T.S. Eliot oder Ingeborg ...
    Posted Dec 1, 2016, 12:27 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Pompidou Retrospective Reviewed A blood-soaked coronation for a misunderstood master - Jonathan Jones in The Guardian. Nov 30 2016. Cy Twombly, an artist who was born in Lexington, Virginia in 1928 and moved ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2016, 11:56 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Twombly the Francophile Cy Twombly the Francophile  On the eve of a major Cy Twombly retrospective at the Centre Pompidou, Paris, his longstanding collaborator, Nicola Del Roscio, talks to Apollo about the artist ...
    Posted Nov 23, 2016, 4:56 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Art Media Agency on Twombly at the Pompidou and in the Art Market Data: Cy Twombly, a new auction myth.  PARIS  |  18 November 2016  |  AMA . This article contains biographical and art market information and is really quite worth reading. It concludes with words ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2016, 4:56 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • At the Gagosian in Paris CY TWOMBLYORPHEUSDECEMBER 1, 2016 - FEBRUARY 18, 20174 rue de Ponthieu 75008 ParisGagosian is pleased to present an exhibition of paintings and works on paper by Cy ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2016, 4:44 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Gifts to the Philadelphia Museum 5 Twombly Sculptures Given to Philadelphia Museum NY Times.The Philadelphia Museum of Art is one of the nation’s pre-eminent destinations for the work of Cy Twombly, who ...
    Posted Nov 7, 2016, 9:41 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Review of Jacobus How Cy Twombly Spliced Poetry into His Art In Reading Cy Twombly: Poetry in Paint, Mary Jacobus offers a fresh and intricate study of Twombly’s citations and overall engagement ...
    Posted Nov 3, 2016, 6:52 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Oct 2016 in Rome Cy Twombly's Mediterranean Passages - Thursday 13 October 2016, 18.00–19.30To launch her book Reading Cy Twombly: Poetry in Paint (Princeton University Press, 2016), Mary Jacobus will ...
    Posted Oct 14, 2016, 7:38 AM by Tom Cheetham
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Twombliana

  • Rauschenberg at the Tate At Tate Modern - Hal Foster"... A similar difference separated Rauschenberg from Twombly, who became his close companion after they met at the Arts Students League in New York in winter ...
    Posted Nov 24, 2016, 9:29 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Brigid Berlin Portraits Brigid Berlin Polaroids, £29.95. Deluxe Limited Edition, £650, published by Reel Art Press"A remarkable aspect of this new book of Brigid’s Polaroids is the large number of ...
    Posted Nov 18, 2016, 5:09 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Twombly's First Major Shows Announcements and transcriptions available now through the Smithsonian Archive of American Art. Seven Stairs and Kootz.
    Posted Oct 14, 2016, 5:12 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • John Waters on Twombly John Waters on Cy Twombly - Eye Level March 30, 2009, "You make me feel so respectable," writer and filmmaker John Waters wryly remarked after a rousing welcome to the Smithsonian ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2016, 4:39 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • More on Music for Twombly CY - Wolfgang & Christian Muthspiel -- music on works of Cy TwomblyWolfgang Muthspiel - acoustic and electric guitar, violinChristian Muthspiel - trombone, piano, prepared piano, small pipe organ1998  lotus records  LR ...
    Posted Sep 17, 2016, 11:07 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Music for Twombly       I have recently been in touch with composer and Twombly enthusiast Franck Yeznikian. He has composed some quite superb pieces, portions of which can be heard on his website.  Please ...
    Posted Sep 14, 2016, 2:01 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly and C.G. Jung In both of Twombly's major interviews (Sylvester, 2000 & Serota, 2008)  he tells a story about a little girl making "four horses and a carriage" from her own excrement. This ...
    Posted Sep 14, 2016, 1:38 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Christie's 2014 Video Analysis of the Blackboard painting (Untitled), 1970 Description & Analysis by Laura Paulson  LINK HERE.   
    Posted Sep 2, 2016, 8:02 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Don Share on Twombly & Poetry Twombly. Poetry. The Crisis of the Line.  BY DON SHARE. Poetry Magazine, July, 2011.The painter Cy Twombly, who died recently, meant a great deal to poets – and it’s ...
    Posted Sep 1, 2016, 2:38 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Rauschenberg at the Tate from November 30 2016 TATE MODERN  EXHIBITION ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG 1 DECEMBER 2016 – 2 APRIL 2017 Discover the modern American master who changed the face of artCreating pop art alongside Andy Warhol and ...
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 5:47 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • The Experimenters The Experimenters: Chance and Design at Black Mountain College, Eva Diaz, 2014.  Reviewed in The Architects Newspaper:  In The Experimenters: Chance and Design at Black Mountain College, Eva Diaz ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2016, 1:39 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Black Mountain College News UNC Asheville Names First Black Mountain College Legacy Research Fellow and First InternMary Emma Harris has been named the first Black Mountain College Legacy Research Fellow at UNC Asheville ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2016, 1:20 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Design for a Catalog for Sotheby's by Triona Moynihan on Behance...  If this gets produced I will note it.     
    Posted Jun 13, 2016, 7:23 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Edith Schloss on Cy Twombly: "He wanted to be near Keats." Edith Schloss (Burkhardt) 1919-2011. "Edith Schloss is best known for knowing “everyone who counted in Manhattan’s legendary postwar art scene.” From the moment she was first introduced to ...
    Posted Mar 29, 2016, 8:08 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Twombly's Memorial in Rome Twombly's Memorial in "La Chiesa Nuova" - Santa Maria in Vallicella in Rome. His ashes are located here.  The inscription reads: "The Oratorian Fathers, neighbours, and friends, commend to memory ...
    Posted Mar 31, 2016, 7:51 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Francois Halard Photos! This is a wonderful collection! 21 photos! Not to be missed: Francois Halard & Twombly. And we find that there were 50 limited edition boxed sets of photos from "Cy Twombly ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2016, 7:09 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Carol Mancusi-Ungaro '68 at the Whitney Much to my surprise I discover in the Winter 2016 edition of CC: The Connecticut College Magazine that Mancusi-Ungaro is a graduate of my alma mater. I'm in ...
    Posted Mar 13, 2016, 5:42 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • The Aura of the Menil Gallery Smart, Pamela. "Crafting Aura: Art Museums, Audiences and Engagement". Visual Anthropology Review, Volume 16, Issue 2, pages 2–24, September 2000. and Smart, Pamela G.: Possession: Intimate Artifice at The ...
    Posted Mar 12, 2016, 6:51 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Edwin Parker "Cy" Twombly, Sr. From Washington & Lee University:  "One of the founding fathers of intercollegiate athletics at Washington and Lee, Edwin Parker (Cy) Twombly coached W&L teams to more than 400 victories and ...
    Posted Mar 11, 2016, 10:34 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • POÉSIE POUR CY TWOMBLY From Bozar in 2012:  POÉSIE POUR CY TWOMBLY SIX AUTEURS S'INSPIRENT DE SES PHOTOS   "BOZAR LITERATURE a invité quelques écrivains à se laisser inspirer par une photographie de l ...
    Posted Mar 10, 2016, 4:25 PM by Tom Cheetham
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