Saturday, October 24, 2009

Cecily Brown

Cecily Brown: Thanks, Roody Hooster -oil on linen, 2004

I think I might let the artist speak for themselves this time. Here's an interview with Cecily Brown which I found via Two Coats of Paint.

The boundaries of painting excite me. You've got the same old materials - just oils and a canvas - and you're trying to do something that's been done for centuries. And yet, within those limits, you have to make something new or exciting for yourself as well as other people.... Read more

4 comments:

Gabrielle Jones said...

OMG - another of my FAVOURITE artists. Thanks again, undercover painter, for bringing this interview to my attention. I am saving for the book on her at Amazon.....

Undercover Painter said...

Oh me too..and the rest! now that the AU dollar is getting some more parity Amazon is looking affordable again. (shhhh don't tell Australian booksellers - but I really wish they'd stock more current international stuff) Anyway, if you liked this interview, stay tuned because I've got some great stuff to share. Coming soon.

Sabine said...

Hey, thanks for good little text by Cecily Brown. She is one of us! ;)

Undercover Painter said...

You're welcome, Sabine. We're in!!! Thanks for stopping by.

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