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Painting Now? (Whatever!)

July 5, 2013

"People have been painting since the stone age, and the conscious, written history of painting goes back to ancient Greece. When a painter faces a blank canvas, that weight of tradition is daunting - you are doing the same thing Caravaggio and Rembrandt did. What can you add that is truly new?" The Guardian (UK) 07/04/13

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