“For the most part, my characters are portrayed in some sort of deep concentration resulting in my personal interpretation: melancholy dream – expectation – prayers and enigmas”. Irina Ionesco is
“That process of walking every day for long periods of time, you slow down, you start to really observe how your mind’s working, get a different sense of the connection
A Dream in Green, 2015 “I would consider it a personal investigation of the self, but my self is a feminine-feminist. So it also becomes political, but I wouldn’t say
Warhol by LaChapelle “They wrote about Basquiat when he was 25 that he was finished, his career was done, over, and at 27 he was dead. He didn’t know that
Ulay. Imagine a combination of a charismatic personality, a subversive anarchist, a bright mind and a daring body. The artist Ulay, better than anyone has explored limits of body and
"I have never thought of myself as a pop artist. However, when I was young there was a time when I was influenced by the methodologies and techniques of pop
"You have to be prepared to look in the ‘low’ places in our visual culture as well as the ‘high’. You have to be a rag picker as much as
"Materiality has always been a strong thread in my work."
No one was selling any work then, understand that. All these things that you know about now. I could tell you story after story.
Painting, 1946 @ The Estate of Francis Bacon “”I think that life is violent and most people turn away from that side of it in an attempt to live a
"This work is about something else, something more abstract. The function of the desert and Salton Sea in Lago is more psychological than political. " - Ron Jude
"To be spiritual is to look for the key. So yes. My art is only questions. If you want to call it spiritual, it is spiritual." - Christian Boltanski