Coup de soleil (La terrasse de ‘Ma roulotte’ à Vernonnet)
dig wyatt’s work
August Macke (German, 187-1914), Hussars on a Sortie, 1913. Oil on canvas, 37.5 x 56.1 cm. Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza.
It all started with a grave mistake. This morning, Phillips, the international auction house, declared that artist Cy Twombly was dead—even though they linked to a 2011 obit from the New York Times. (They have since deleted it.) With that regrettable tweet, a haze of grief fell on Twitter with everyone bemoaning the passing of the 20th century’s most famous scribbler. Because unless you believe…
is cy the new tupac of art? half of me died while making that joke but it would be sick to see artists get into real beefs. MoMA drive-bys for bad retrospectives hahah