Did you know…?
Our well-liked Lucian Freud painting, Hotel Bedroom, is being shown to a new audience all the way in London, UK!
Hotel Bedroom is on loan to the National Portrait Gallery for their exhibition, Lucian Freud: Portraits. The show opened on Thursday, and runs through May 27th. [Exhibition link]
Interested in seeing the show yourself?
The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is coordinating an art trip to London, April 23 to 30, that includes a tour of the exhibition with its curator!
Click here for more details, or contact us today! [Suivez ce lien pour les détails du voyage en francais]
Want to learn more? We’ve collected some of the reviews and press attention the exhibition and artist have received, after the jump.
Highlights and coverage
8 images from the show, from the Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/gallery/2012/feb/08/lucian-freud-national-portrait-gallery#/?picture=385691837&index=0
A neat look at tickets sales and the show’s popularity: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2012/02/21/lucian-freud-portraits-tickets-sales_n_1290062.html
A Telegraph article about Lady Caroline Blackwood (a subject in Hotel Bedroom, discussed in the article): http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-features/9042289/Lucian-Freuds-fragile-beauty-the-life-of-Lady-Caroline-Blackwood.html
Review from The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2012/feb/05/lucian-freud-portraits-review
Review from the Economist: http://www.economist.com/node/21547232