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“I paint very large pictures. I realize that historically the function of painting large picture is painting something very grandiose and pompous. The reason I paint them, however – I think it applies to other painters I know – is precisely because I want to be very intimate and human. 108 more words
Published in the New Haven Independent February 4, 2015.
On the third floor of the Yale University Art Gallery, a squeaky but sure conversation about Rothko was afoot as a pint-sized New Havener and his mother compared notes on the artist’s… 41 more words