Tag Archives: henri matisse

Art on the Telly

“Picasso, Matisse, Hockney, Bourgeois, Freud; where did you first encounter the great art and artists of the last 100 years? Most likely on television, which has done more than any other medium to popularise the visual arts in Britain” This … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Henri Matisse and Discipline

I’m fairly new to BBC iplayer. This is probably as most of the TV art programmes I watch are on Sky Arts, but there are some interesting arts programmes on BBC, particularly on BBC4. Recently there was a two-parter called … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Painting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Gold Medal For Bronze

Wouldn’t life be boring if we all liked the same thing? Before going down to see the Bronze exhibition at the Royal Academy last week, the Management and I watched the Culture Show episode which included a look at the … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Art Gallery, Artists, exhibition, Sculpture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments