[teacherartexchange] Frank Auerbach - German-born British Painter (Expressive!)
Dear Art Educators,
I thought I would introduce you to Frank Auerbach:
Several works - plus biography ( note the heads - just enough detail
- very expressive):
Interview with artist:
Gallery of his work:
I learned about Frank Auerbach from this New York Times article (you
will need to subscribe to get the article):
Recent Works by Frank Auerbach in an Exhibition at the Marlborough Gallery
By MICHAEL KIMMELMAN
Published: April 4, 2006
"Mr. Auerbach paints, then scrapes paint away, then repaints.
Thickness here is not the usual vain shorthand for "expressiveness,"
but the consequence of a regular process by which he can arrive, as if
suddenly, at the equivalent of a likeness."
Enjoy your surf,
Incredible Art Department
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