Use It or Lose It

It goes without saying that the first amendment is important to artists. Freedom of expression is sacrosanct in the art world, a guarantee that whatever criticism (whether legitimate or ill-advised) artists want to lob at our culture, our government, or each other can be so tossed without legal consequence. Ostensibly, these statements are then weighed […]

Sway: Infinite Color & Sound @ Winston Wächter Gallery

If I’ve learned anything from Cy Twombly as a painter, it’s that the elegant gesture (once learned) is almost impossible to unlearn. It’s one of life’s small tragedies that only children seem able to capture the perfect emotional timbre of line. When I draw an orchid with my six-year-old, mine looks like a flower but […]