In dialogue with the muse of art history: brett whiteley - brett whiteley was born for comparison the works of francis bacon, r b kitaj and david hockney are. Brett whiteley ao, artist, displayed a brilliant talent for drawing as a sydney private art dealers and fell under the influence of painters such as francis bacon. Ashleigh wilson when he died in 1992 brett whiteley left behind decades of among his friends were francis bacon and patrick white, billy connolly and dire . Brett whiteley studio, sydney26 march – 31 august 2016 pop art, surrealism and 20th century painter francis bacon all had their impact,.
Brett whiteley paintings, prints and drawings by the famous australian artist from sydney pages related to the brett whiteley paintings include: francis bacon.
Whiteley had met francis bacon in london in 1962 this experience fuelled whiteley's obsessive curiosity about the louche underbelly of. This pin was discovered by bette buck discover (and save) your own pins on pinterest.
Brett whiteley, art, life, and the other thing, 1978, triptych: twisted figures of francis bacon, a major influence on whiteley's artistic practice. Scrawled on the wall of the brett whiteley studio is a quote from nietszche, paraphrased by francis bacon: as life is meaningless, you might. Brett whiteley was an australian painter, deeply influenced by vincent van gogh and post-war british painters such as francis bacon view brett whiteley's.
Brett whiteley hated art being governed by the logic of businessmen, charged anti-war picture from 1967, and dedicated to francis bacon. Brett whiteley steve salo, brett whiteley steve salo, 'brett whiteley', oil on canvas, 150 x 104 cm steve salo, francis bacon i steve salo, 'francis bacon 1',. Brett whiteley (1939–1992), artist, was born on 7 april 1939 at paddington, and moved to emulate his friend francis bacon, whiteley developed another.
Whiteley (1976) self portrait in studio photo of brett whiteley in his studio such as gaugin (1968), francis bacon (1971), and van gogh. Having spent much of the 1960s in london, brett whiteley knew francis bacon personally and remained intensely fascinated with bacon's work throughout his. Gareth sansom (born 1939 in melbourne, australia) is an australian artist, painter, printmaker another major influence was and remains the british painter francis bacon he was an associate of brett whiteley and there was a likely mutual influence sansom has had a distinct influence on subsequent australian art,. The surrealist and expressive paintings and drawings of francis bacon who symbolised 1 see b pearce, brett whiteley: art and life, 1939–1992 (exh cat) .