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Francis Bacon

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Francis Bacon, Henri Matisse

The Modern Art Notes Podcast

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.

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22 Jul 2021

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Robert Frederick discusses Sir Francis Bacon and The Gnostic English Empire

William Ramsey Investigates

Robert Frederick discusses Sir Francis Bacon and The Gnostic English EmpireRobert Frederick's website:https://thehiddenlifeisbest.com/


1 May 2021

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Francis Bacon Interview (1966)

Art World: Whitehot Magazine with Noah Becker

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


11 Apr 2021

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Interviews with Francis Bacon by David Sylvester

Bowie Book Club Podcast

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


22 Mar 2021

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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. 


21 Mar 2021

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Bangin' on About: Francis Bacon

Pope Lonergan is Plimmin’ and Lompin’

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


4 Mar 2021

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Little Atoms 672 - Max Porter's The Death of Francis Bacon

Little Atoms

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.


23 Feb 2021

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Francis Bacon revealed

Start the Week

Francis Bacon is one of Britain’s greatest twentieth century artists – a painter who captured and exposed the darker, stranger sides of life. He is the subject of a new biography, Revelations, by Annalyn Swan and Mark Stevens. Swan tells Andrew Marr how Bacon often fashioned his own autobiography, revelling in story-telling while immersed in the Soho nightlife.Francis Bacon never hid his homosexuality, even at a time when it was illegal in Britain. The celebrated script writer Russell T Davies is well-known for his depiction of the gay scene in Manchester with his 1990s series, Queer as Folk. He now turns his attention to what happened in the decades of the HIV/ AIDs crisis in the Channel 4 series, It’s A Sin.The composer Mark-Anthony Turnage took inspiration from a Francis Bacon’s triptych in his work Three Screaming Popes, combining expressionist complexity with English lyricism. 2020 was planned as a celebratory year for Turnage’s 60th birthday with several premieres scheduled. All were cancelled due to Covid-19. The composer discusses these works and what is inspiring him in the new year.Producer: Katy HickmanPhotograph: ‘Self-Portrait, 1975’ © The Estate of Francis Bacon. All rights reserved. DACS 2021


18 Jan 2021

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099 New Atlantis by Francis Bacon

Sleepy Time Tales

A try treatise of the perfect society from the perspective of the early 17th century is a perfect method to help you sleep. A fictionalised account of what the author considered a perfect society, Christian and noble, and better than his own corrupted society. Also not a particularly exciting story. Story (16:31) Find New Atlantis  by Francis Bacon https://dev.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2434 Supporting Sleepy Time Tales If you would like to support my work and help keep the podcast available and for free, there are several ways you can support the show. If you need masks for going out in public and want to support Sleepy Time Tales as well as Heart to Heart International, then check out the masks now available on the Redbubble store You can support the show as a supporter on Patreon and receive a host of bonuses including Patron only episodes, special edits and real postcards, eventually when the world opens again. 😊 https://www.patreon.com/sleepytimetales You can sign up at BetterHelp for professional, low cost counselling services at: https://trybetterhelp.com/sleepytime You can throw a tip in the jar at paypal.me/sleepytimetales Want to wear or decorate with Sleepy Time Tales? Check out the store and get yourself some sleepwear, pillows, phones cases or anything else you’d like http://sleepytimetales.redbubble.com Treat yourself to a free audiobook to keep from Audible’s significant range, and help Sleepy Time Tales to keep the lights on and grow.  Go to Audibletrial.com/sleepytime and sign up for a free 30-day trial. BetterHelp (sponsor) We have a new sponsor partner with BetterHelp. A low cost, secure, online therapy service. Sleepy Time Tales listeners get a 10% discount on your first month. Go to https://trybetterhelp.com/sleepytime to try it out or to https://sleepytimetales.net/betterhelp-mental-health/ to learn more. Support this podcast Patreon $5 Patrons Jess Nicola Sharp Wyn Nova Kristen B Regan G Eleima Jennifer D Abby F Karen T Megan W Please Share If you’re enjoying the show, and finding it helps you sleep despite the stresses and strains of your life, the absolute best thing you can do is share it with your friends, families, acquaintances, cellmates etc. Anyone who needs a good night’s sleep might benefit. So please share it with the people in your life, whether in person or on social media. Image by enriquelopezgarre from Pixabay Find The Show Website: sleepytimetales.net Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sleepytimetales Twitter: https://twitter.com/sleepytimetales Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sleepytimetalespodcast/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8gG5z50RjyiJ0_YXeQJpbg Music: http://loyaltyfreakmusic.com/ Music Patreon: https://tinyurl.com/loyaltyfreak Project Gutenberg Terms of Use https://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Gutenberg:Terms_of_Use Tags


11 Jan 2021

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Francis Bacon's Great Instauration | The New Thinkery Ep. 16

The New Thinkery

In this episode of The New Thinkery, the guys tackle Francis Bacon. Specifically, the guys reveal Bacon's idea of who should rule us. Plus: is Bacon Machiavellian?


11 Nov 2020