"The Genius," 2010,
pencil on paper, 30 x 22 inches
Try and tickle something inside you, your “weird humor.” You belong in the most secret part of you. Don’t worry about cool, make your own uncool. Make your own, your own world. If you fear, make it work for you – draw & paint your fear and anxiety. And stop worrying about big, deep things such as “to decide on a purpose and way of life, a consistant [sic] approach to even some impossible end or even an imagined end”
You must practice being stupid, dumb, unthinking, empty. Then you will be able to DO!"
A letter to Eva Hesse from Sol Lewitt..
But a few that come to mind off the top of my head are: . I love the Beat poets, writers, and artists. Charles Bukoswki's novels and poems.
I especially like You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense. . One of my favorite books Pan by . I like anybody who isn't afraid to laugh. Sol LeWitt's letter (from 1965) to is a great read... Richard Bosman's fucked up paintings and prints from the 80's inspire me. The Ken Price/Josef Albers show at on Wooster St. is really good. Paul McCarthy's "PAINTER."
Nite or morning person?
pt 2 YHBHS Interview