I would give up many many things just for the chance to have a conversation with Gerhard Richter.
Cold Mountain Study (Forms), Brice Marden, 1990
Ink on paper
I totally checked Brice Marden’s coat once.
Brooke says this looks like the moon so that’s what it’s gonna be.
"A job you hate destroys who you are."
Zhang Huan - Family Tree (2000) ed. 13/25
“Family Tree (2000) consists of nine sequential photographs of Zhang Huan’s face made at regular intervals during the course of a single day. he instructed three calligraphers to inscribe his face with a constant stream of names, stories, and thoughts until, by the end of the day, his face was completely black. Thus, his body became a parchment, transferring consciousness from within his mind and memory to his skin and breaking down the barriers between mind and body in a similar way to his performance works.”
Saw his work at the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park today. The US needs more exposure to Eastern and African Art. Fascinating and beautiful stuff.
Today my sister and I took my mom to make herb gardens. It rocked. Mine is pretty AND it smells good.
"If you’re a painter, you’re not alone. There’s no way to be alone."