Tag Archive: Freud

Lucian Freud at the National Portrait Gallery

On Wednesday 8 Feb I got to attend the Lucian Freud: Portraits exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery (nipping in a few hours before the Duchess of Cambridge arrived). I published a review… Continue reading

In modern art we need to keep track of who has the penis…

Freudian interpretation of fetishes (in its simplest terms) states that the fetish object represents the penis of the castrated mother and allows the child (usually male) to ‘know’ that his mother doesn’t have… Continue reading