Handling, Glimpse, Withdrawal

I suppose my interests lately reside in content since I tend to think that content is just as crucial as form in the contribution of what makes a good painting. Perhaps that is why I am drawn to talking about painting and its influences, rather than being satisfied with recourse to a vacuous actuality ofContinue reading “Handling, Glimpse, Withdrawal”

The Artist is the Steward of Forms

“…We see that the old reproductive function of painting has continued to lose importance. Nature appears in a new order as part of the contemporary intellectual system of reference, in which the idea ‘nature’ itself is charged with many abstract concepts. The dominant themes of contemporary painting thus extend from the transformation of natural appearanceContinue reading “The Artist is the Steward of Forms”