Virtually every artist, from the time of cave painting to the dawn of non-objective art, will tell you they paint what they see. Painting what you see seems like the most obvious and simplest thing in the world…until you try to do it.
I enjoy engaging thoughts of the creative mind, irrespective of the field.
As I thought about which books are most important to me and my development as an artist, it gradually dawned on me that it would not be a reading list.
My studio is a huge warehouse with splendid view in Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY, which I share spaces with five other artists. I’ve been living in New York almost four years now, and discovered the area from other groups of artists who worked there.
We carry on conversations with great books over the years, and as we change, the works change with us.