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3 Days 3 Quotes Challenge Nomination - Day 1

Jen, over at theanxietychronicles has been kind enough to nominate me for this challenge. Some of you know I’ve never refused a challenge here. This is my third quote challenge (that I remember) so finding quotes is difficult, though it is easier to do one quote a day rather than 3 quotes as I originally interpreted the challenge! 76 more words


What Inspired Silent Hill?

Previously, I published an article about Silent Hill. I talked about how the game’s story line progressed and how Silent Hill was made into two different movies. 782 more words

Velázquez and Bacon: Pope Innocent X

Welcome to another art article. I’ve been posting them a lot recently but there is likely to be a break after this one. Dry your tears, I will get back to it in a couple of weeks and I am likely to post a few bits here in the meantime. 857 more words


Giacometti: Pure Presence @ National Portrait Gallery

Drawing together over 60 paintings, sculptures, atmospheric photos and a documentary film, this exhibition presents a comprehensive overview of the development of one of the 20th century’s most distinctive artists, giving you key insights into the evolution of his style and the thinking behind it. 2,573 more words



Channeled through John Armitage:

We understand that life does not always seem easy. I Germain relate to my lives on Earth, when I was Francis Bacon.

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Master Germain

Blu-ray release: Love is the Devil

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Daniel Craig
Director: John Maybury

John Maybury’s elliptical yet powerfully disturbing feature debut charts the relationship between Francis Bacon and George Dyer, a young tough who attempted to burgle the gay painter’s flat and ended up becoming his live-in lover instead. 510 more words


Bacon's Essays

   Francis Bacon, the author of his book, Essays, and one of the men who were against Bloody Mary, wrote his essays about negative things, positive things, and life aspects.   264 more words