One of the more intriguing¬†paintings by Belgian Surrealist Ren√© Magritte shows the artist creating a woman using his paintbrush. Now, despite my dislike of Magritte’s elevation of himself to a godlike status as he fashions a woman to stand beside him, an object of his dreams rather than a subject with dreams of her own, I appreciate the way Magritte approaches painting. 677 more words