Paint Being Paint

Posted by on Jul 14, 2012 in Art | No Comments
Paint Being Paint

Years ago, a conceptual artist I rather like personally, and respect professionally, was giving a talk about 20th century art movements. She talked about the Abstract Expressionists rejecting the “illusions of painting.”  Paint had been lying to us and pretending to be three dimensions.  Abstract Expressionism instead, was letting “paint be paint.” Paint could now […]