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Blackpaint 442 - Barlow's Faulty Towers, That Ad, Adrian and George

Phyllida Barlow; “Dock” at Tate Britain

There seems to be a lot of destruction about at Tate Britain lately; “Ruin Lust”, the present exhibition, for example, and the recent one on iconoclasm, ranging from Reformation church smashing to the Suffragettes, the IRA and Action artists. 779 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

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A kind of war between the moment and the pull of memory.

Philip Guston, on painting

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Philip Guston

By 1970, abstraction had driven Guston to distraction. Like Dylan, he was looking for a way out of the creative cul-de-sac that his once fertile and groundbreaking style had somehow led him into. 26 more words