Sunday, July 19, 2009

quote unquote

“Every so often, a painter has to destroy painting.  Cézanne did it.  Picasso did it with cubism.  Then Pollock did it.  He busted our idea of a picture all to hell.  Then there could be new paintings again.”

Willem de Kooning

1 comment:

  1. It is what it is, and de Kooning was a master of the broken space and the destruction of the picture plane, I love his work so. Guess who???