On Documentary Abstraction and the Art Practice of Tomashi Jackson

Above: Grape Drink Box (Anacostia Los Angeles Topeka McKinney), 2017 mixed media on gauze Courtesy Tilton Gallery. Photo by Onajide Shabaka. On Documentary Abstraction at Art Center/South Florida explores the ways contemporary artists are using abstract painting and sculpture to document, discuss and revisualize recent history. Featuring artists Torkwase Dyson,…

Lucian Freud obituary

Lucian Freud obituary: "Master of figurative painting who related to his subjects' characters through stark portraiture The original, unnerving, sustained artistic achievement of Lucian Freud, who has died aged 88, had at its heart a wilful, restless personality, fired by his intelligence and attentiveness and his suspicion of method, never…