Sunday, July 3, 2011

Cy Twombly, Southern Artist, Dead at 83

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Cy Twombly's “Bacchanalia: Fall (5 Days in November),” from 1977, part of a show at the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London that places Twombly paintings with works by Nicolas Poussin. Cy Twombly/Gagosian GalleryCy Twombly’s “Bacchanalia: Fall (5 Days in November),” from 1977, was part of a show at the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London that placed Twombly paintings with works by Nicolas Poussin.


Of the rangy Virginian, the critic Robert Hughes once said he was “the Third Man, a shadowy figure, beside that vivid duumvirate of his friends Jasper Johns (of South Carolina) and Robert Rauschenberg (Louisiana/Texas).” More>>