Frank Helmut Auerbach - Biography
580 askART artist summary of Frank Helmut Auerbach. Frank Helmut Auerbach (Born 1931) is active/lives in England, United Kingdom. Frank Auerbach is known for Modernist figure to non objective painting.
david hockney & lucien freud
the portrait party is going on hiatus while i enjoy a much anticipated summer vacation. please continue to send your portraits to me though. i'm excited to see them and share them when i get back. until then, here is one of my favorite superstar partrait parties. david hockney (above) painted by lucien freud and lucien freud (below) by mr. hockney.
John Deakin by Lucian Freud. it is a clear description of light falling on which sections of face. technique is more look like fingure impasto.
Frank Auerbach: London Building Sites 1952 - 62 at the Courtauld Gallery, review
An exhibition of paintings Frank Auerbach made of London’s post-war reconstruction is thrilling. Rating: * * * *
Frank Auerbach's THICK paintings
By layering up thick paint, several times, Auerbach's images show a history and connection to the subject. He often paints the same model, or familiar scenes close to his studio. Looking close at the work it's easy to see just how THICK the paint surface has become.... almost turning into sculpture. What do you notice his thick paint technique does to details? How does he show form, structure and light/shadow? What colors do you see him use in these paintings? See more here.... and here...
Frank Auerbach www.artexperiencenyc.com. In my point of view, this drawing relates to sadness and wanting to express that feeling using very rough compressed charcoal marks. It has light and dark tones which gives a more smooth gentle look in the person.