The work of two wildly different artists is paired for a new exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario. While it's ambitious, Francis Bacon and Henry Moore: Terror and Beauty disappoints with a false sense of connection between the artists.
This spring, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) brings the works of Francis Bacon and Henry Moore, two giants of 20th-century British art, together in a major exhibition of sculpture and paintings.
British sculptor Sir Anthony Caro died Wednesday of a heart attack. He was 89. Caro was considered by many to be the "greatest sculptor of his generation" and was known for his works using industrial metal.
A valuable sculpture by the artist Barbara Hepworth has been stolen. Police believe that the work of art has been melted down and sold as scrap metal. This is a further example of widespread metal theft in the U.K.