Episode No. 507 features authors Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan; and Kathryn Brown. Stevens and Swan are the co-authors of the biography "Francis Bacon: Revelations," a broad-ranging look at the British artist's life and work. It was recently published by Knopf. Indiebound and Amazon offer it for $18-60. Stevens and Swan's 2005 biography of Willem de Kooning won a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Kathryn Brown is the author of "Henri Matisse," a critical biography just released as part of Reaktion Books' "Critical Lives" series. Brown's book offers new ideas about important paintings and presents the ways in which contemporary critics engaged with and presented Matisse's work. Amazon offers it for $10-19.
Noah’s thoughts on Francis Bacon and an interview with Bacon by David Sylvester.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/noah-becker4/support
Welcome to another episode of the Bowie Book Club, where wild speculation and grasping for straws about Bowie’s favorite books has reigned supreme since 2016. This time we read Interviews with Francis Bacon, a beautifully constructed cut and paste job from the noted art critic David Sylvester. Subscribe! iTunes | RSS |Stitcher Follow us! (Not in a creepy way) Twitter Facebook Instagram Web Presence Our Bookshop Visit our lists on bookshop.org and help support the podcast (and independent bookstores too!) Stuff We Talked About Kitty Hauser's This Is Bacon the Start the Week podcast Our episode on the Life and Times of Little Richard Our episode on the Waste Land Pushing Ahead of the Dame on "Sound and Vision" What Song Did We Choose? What Else Are We Reading? Greg will be reading Bleak House and Gormenghast for the rest of eternity. Kristianne is reading Girls Against God which is having some...strange...effects on her, as well as No One Is Talking About This by Twitter's one and only champion Patricia Lockwood and Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro. What's Up Next Halls Dictionary Of Subjects And Symbols In Art by James A. Hall
This episode follows Bacon into his adult years, where the tumultuous strife of his family of origin, The Tudors, creates chaos of one side, and creative greatness on the other...with Bacon in the middle.
In this episode Pope talks about painting, Meghan Markle, salvation and painted-tumour-heads. // Visit patreon.com/popelonergan for additional content. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Little Atoms 672 - Max Porter's The Death of Francis Bacon
Max Porter is the author of Lanny, longlisted for the Booker Prize, and Grief Is the Thing with Feathers, winner of the International Dylan Thomas Prize and shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and the Goldsmiths Prize. He is the recipient of the Sunday Times/Peter, Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year award. He talks to Neil about painting with words in his latest book The Death of Francis Bacon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.