Best painting title ever, and a beauty.
Julian Kreimer is a painter I randomly came across on the internet.
I don’t think his paintings translate as particularly funny but the interview with him (above) on Gorky’s Granddaughter is hilarious, talking about doing site specific painting on the sly. His titles are near perfect.
[image is ‘Stop Telling Me About Your Divorce‘, 2012, oil on linen, 24 x 24″]
I just reread Amy Sillman’s brief zine Visiting Artist (posted in its entirety on line) and it made me laugh and still completely spot on after aging ten years.
15 Bad Ass Art World Heroines Over 70 Years Old.
This is the topic I’m interested in. Who hangs in there? I’m not going to tell you it’s easy to be here when you are 20 and 30, but it’s infinitely less road obstructed. By the time you get to this point of middle age, post-middle age, god forbid OLD AGE you’ve made decisions. You’ve made some sacrifices. You are probably by standard terms considered bat shit crazy. And still you make your stuff.
So yes, especially around this town, the fresh new graduates and young kids get the majority of recognition and so on. I’m here to be interested in the rest of us.
By the way, that has got to be the most sedate image of Yoko Ono ever.
It’s not too late to shape up for spring.
You must. You must. Increase….