Tuesday’s Art Notes
Louise Bourgeois’ ‘‘Maman’‘ outside the National Gallery of Canada. Photo by Radagast via Wikimedia Commons.
The BBC’s Will Gompertz remembers Bourgeois as “one of the very best.”
The Guardian’s Jonathan Jones lists Bourgeois’ “ten essential artworks.”
We’ll have more about Bourgeois’ life and work later Tuesday.
Andrei Voznesensky, one of the most popular poets of the Soviet era and one of the so-called “children of the ’60s,” died Tuesday in Moscow. He was 77.
Ali-Ollie Woodson, who was the lead singer of the Temptations in the 1980s and ’90s and helped restore them to relevance with songs including “Treat Her Like A Lady,” died Sunday in California after battling cancer. He was 58.