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  • Cy Twombly, the Indolent Dauphin of Keatsian Negative Capability (!) Here Lies One Whose Name Was Writ in Erasure: Cy Twombly, the Indolent Dauphin of Keatsian Negative CapabilityBy Tyler Malone     LA Review of Books, Jan 26, 2019.THIS IS ...
    Posted Jan 27, 2019, 8:30 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • A Book of Silences By John Glassie - Review of CHALK  A Book of Silences By John GlassieLA Review of Books Dec. 16, 2018SOMETIME DURING THE FALL of 1994, in a Lexington, Virginia, warehouse, the artist Cy Twombly finally ...
    Posted Dec 18, 2018, 7:51 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • John Yau! Cy Twombly’s Extravagant Synesthesia Cy Twombly’s Extravagant SynesthesiaRosalind Krauss misreads Twombly in more ways than I can enumerate.John Yau - Hyperallergic: March 25, 2018In her essay, “Cy was here: Cy’s ...
    Posted Dec 16, 2018, 7:38 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • A Life of Cy Twombly Brings a Poet’s Eye to the Artist’s Mythic Work A Life of Cy Twombly Brings a Poet’s Eye to the Artist’s Mythic Work By Holland Cotter for the NYTimesNov. 30, 2018REVIEW ofCHALK The Art ...
    Posted Dec 1, 2018, 6:31 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • The Erotics of Cy Twombly The Erotics of Cy TwomblyBy Catherine Lacey October 17, 2018 - Paris Review. A nice review of Rivkin's book.Early in Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2018, 7:18 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • ‘Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly’ REVIEW ‘Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly’ Hunts for Big — and Elusive — Game - Parul SeghalNYTimes nov 6 2019Spoor is a hunter’s word, for the scent an ...
    Posted Nov 8, 2018, 10:05 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • The Painting That Took 22 Years to Finish ON THE PATIENCE OF CY TWOMBLYBy  Joshua Rivkin     The story of Cy Twombly’s Untitled (Say Goodbye, Catullus, to the Shores of Asia Minor), 1994 is one of persistence ...
    Posted Oct 27, 2018, 3:11 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly: Fifty Days at Iliam Cy Twombly: Fifty Days at Iliam  – October 16, 2018 by Annabelle D'Huart (Author), Carlos Basualdo (Editor)So... ok, things are heating up in Twombly world... from Yale University Press ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2018, 5:42 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • and here come the controversies... A New Cy Twombly Biography Mentioning His ‘Assistant’ Has Dismayed the Late Artist’s SupportersThis is a must-read article about Rivkin's new book - which I have not ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2018, 1:13 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • FINALLY A BIOGRAPHY!!!  Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly  – COMING October 16, 2018by Joshua Rivkin  from Melville House."A creative portal into the life of the enigmantic, reclusive, modernist painter ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2018, 5:46 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Ewa Zebrowski's Books are beautiful: Here is her website: http://www.ewazebrowski.com/And there are links to pdfs of the gorgeous books on Twombly. Do not miss them!
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 8:37 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • In the garden, Cy Twombly In the garden, Cy Twombly -- An exhibition of photographs, poems and artist’s books by Ewa Monika Zebrowski Opening June 22nd at 6pm The exhibition will run until September 13th ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 8:31 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • SALZBURGER FESTSPIELE!!!!! SALZBURGER FESTSPIELE  2018The full festival program is quite astonishing and full of Twombly's works.View it here.
    Posted Jun 5, 2018, 8:47 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Tatiana Franchetti-Twombly – Photographs Tatiana Franchetti-Twombly – PhotographsTATIA FRANCHETTI TWOMBLYTatia’s Lens – The Rhythm of ThoughtJune 8 – September 29, 2017Editor: Georg FreiCurator and Author: Caio Agosto TwomblyEnglish edition ...
    Posted May 22, 2018, 12:47 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • The rumoured film! A secret project at MOMA I am told. Be patient.
    Posted Apr 27, 2018, 5:19 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly: Coronation of Sesostris at Gagosian Madison Avenue, New York  
    Posted Apr 16, 2018, 4:42 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly: In Beauty it is finished: Drawings 1951–2008 at Gagosian West 21st Street, New York
    Posted Apr 16, 2018, 4:39 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • Addendum! Cy Twombly – Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings Volume VII Addendum. Edited by Heiner BastianPublisher: Schirmer/Mosel Verlag, Munich, 2018Thanks to Frank Yeznikian for pointing this out to me
    Posted Apr 14, 2018, 11:47 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Cy Twombly, Redefined by His Drawings Cy Twombly, Redefined by His DrawingsCORONATION OF SESOSTRIS  NYT Critic’s PickIN BEAUTY IT IS FINISHED: DRAWINGS 1951-2008  NYT Critic’s PickBy ROBERTA SMITH - APRIL 11 ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 6:08 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • Follow the $$$$ Know Your Artist — By Numbers: Cy Twombly  BY BLOUIN ARTINFO | APRIL 09, 2018Edwin Parker “Cy” Twombly Jr. was a well-known painter, sculptor, and photographer. His paintings are predominantly ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2018, 6:46 AM by Tom Cheetham
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Twombliana

  • Vertical Thoughts: Morton Feldman and the Visual Arts Vertical Thoughts: Morton Feldman and the Visual Arts - pdf of entire text. Replete with interesting details and references to Twombly.  very much worth reading. 
    Posted Dec 18, 2018, 1:22 PM by Tom Cheetham
  • A rare photo
    Posted Apr 27, 2018, 5:20 AM by Tom Cheetham
  • 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
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