Francis Bacon

  • Film

    April 17, 2014
  • Blogs

    October 21, 2010

    Five Awesome Bacon Costumes For Halloween

    Hi son, make sure you don't eat too many nitrates.​What are meat enthusiasts to wear on Halloween? PETA's least favorite costume, as worn by Lady Gaga, was a little too visceral for the enjoyment of the modern public. We're thinking bacon. It's a clearer, more-loved synthetic choice than uncooked ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2009

    The Hophead: New Beers Eve

    Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends. --Francis Bacon (whose friends may have liked him more if he'd offered beer instead) If you like the nut-to-butt proximity of strangers in lines for Six Flags rides but don't like roller coasters, I highly recommend Central Market on the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 23, 2007
  • Culture

    June 30, 2005

    Veni, Vidi, Vici Venice

    The Venice Biennale offers a slice of art life in the age of globalization

  • Film

    March 3, 2005

    Shock Treatment

    An experimental director and a harrowing tale fit The Jacket perfectly

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003
  • News

    January 20, 2000


    Fort Worth schoolchildren get a lesson in censorship

  • Culture

    January 6, 2000

    The rip-off artist

    Rosalyn Bodycomb's paintings dance on the fine line between theft and originality

  • Culture

    December 9, 1999


    Take advantage of the Modern Art Museum's holiday snooze

  • Calendar

    October 28, 1999

    The redcoat is coming!

    Art critic Matthew Collins delivers quite a Sensation

  • Culture

    October 14, 1999

    Master of illusion

    Kirk Hayes' artistic eye tricks transform into brooding social commentary at the Conduit Gallery

  • Culture

    September 23, 1999

    Brushstroke of genius

    Painting is alive and well at the new Dallas Visual Art Center

  • Culture

    September 2, 1999

    Through a glass darkly

    Up close and intimate, Francis Bacon's work transcends the clichés and introduces you to the real man

  • Culture

    August 12, 1999

    Déjà view

    Among some genuine talent at the Dallas Visual Arts Center, too many copycats abound

  • Film

    December 10, 1998

    Portrait of the artist as a sexual man

    John Maybury brings home the Francis Bacon in Love Is the Devil

  • Film

    November 26, 1998

    Portrait of the artist as a sexual man

    John Maybury brings home the Francis Bacon in Love Is the Devil

  • Film

    October 23, 1997


    Boyle and company riff romantic conventions--but they don't really care enough about them