Category Archives: research

FRANCIS BACON NEW STUDIES

My review of Francis Bacon – New Studies: Centenary Essays was just published on ‘on artbooks’ the blog by artbooksonline. You can read it here: New Studies review  

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PAUL MELLON CENTRE

I will be taking part in a panel discussion about photographic double exposures in the work of John Deakin, Francis Bacon and Daniella Zalcman. Come and join us at the Paul Mellon Centre on 15 June 2016. The event is … Continue reading

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FRANCIS BACON IN WIVENHOE

The painter Denis Wirth Miller was Francis Bacon’s best friend. However, their relationship and the fact that they regularly shared Wirth Miller’s studio in the small town of Wivenhoe is virtually forgotten today. I revisited the Wivenhoe chapter in Bacon’s … Continue reading

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NEW YORK TALK

If you are interested in my talk on Francis Bacon and artistic collaboration at the CAA conference next week in New York come along- the panel is free and open to the public. Please find more details in the conference’s programme.

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BACON MONTHLY FOCUS

Francis Bacon was fascinated by bullfighting and repeatedly referred to the corrida in his paintings. Find my brief introduction on the artist’s relationship to the topic as ‘Monthly Focus’ on the website of the Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation Monaco. … Continue reading

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RESEARCH PROJECT MONACO

The website of the new Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation in Monaco is now online and features a brief introduction of my one-year research project for them. More info here

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THE NOT-SO-SILENT PARTNER

The College Art Association of America accepted my proposal for their 2015 conference in New York. I am looking forward to speaking about Francis Bacon and artistic collaboration.

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BURLINGTON REVIEW

A long overdue review of Martin Hammer’s book ‘Francis Bacon and Nazi Propaganda’ from 2012 mentions my research. Find the article by Martin Harrison in The Burlington Magazine’s May 2014 issue.

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TATE BRITISH ART NETWORK REGISTER OF EXPERTISE

Very proud to be included in the Tate British Art Network register of expertise. The register of expertise is a database of professionals engaged with British art. It is designed to enable the exchange of knowledge and expertise, and facilitate contact … Continue reading

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LEA HABOURDIN

I collaborated with photographer Léa Habourdin on her new project ‘Notes sur L’Attraction’. Read the introduction to the photo book:  Notes sur l’Attraction intro.

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