Lucian Freud: Hotel Bedroom on tour!

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

From the CBC: http://www.cbc.ca/news/arts/story/2012/02/08/freud-exhibit-london-portrait-nudes.html

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

Videos from the BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16918460 and
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-16849079

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

Reviews

Review from The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2012/feb/05/lucian-freud-portraits-review

Review from The Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-reviews/9063290/Lucian-Freud-Portraits-National-Portrait-Gallery-review-A-show-that-proves-Freuds-greatness.html

Review from Seven Magazine: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/art/art-reviews/9079770/Lucien-Freud-Portraits-National-Portrait-Gallery-Seven-magazine-review.html

Review from the Economist: http://www.economist.com/node/21547232

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