10 July 2016

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Don’t Be Dull And Fucking Boring – Muriel Belcher Colony Room Club

“Just don’t be dull and fucking boring, that’s the golden rule.” said; Muriel Belcher, owner of London’s demimonde Colony Room Club. She would use that now infamous phrase when interviewing prospective members. Unlike most London clubs, all races, sexes, sexual orientations, ages and classes were welcome, as long as they weren’t BORING! The legendary and infamous Soho club was a […]

22 April 2015

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Phillips Ups Its Game With Francis Bacon’s Rare Female Nudes

Two examples of Francis Bacon female nudes, a rare entity from the artist, will be on offer, priced from $25 million to $35 million, Phillips is staking its claim as a serious competitor to established auction houses at New York’s contemporary art sales next month. One of the works is a portrait of the voluptuous […]