…basic human emotions — tragedy, ecstasy, doom, and so on…the fact that a lot of people break down and cry when confronted with my pictures shows that I can communicate those basic human emotions . The people who weep before my pictures are having the same religious experience I had when I painted them. And if you, as you say, are moved only by their color relationship, then you miss the point.
Painting by Song Kun It's My Life 05-08-31 2005 Oil on canvas. 10 5/8 x 13 3/4 in. (27 x 35 cm) Courtesy of Universal Studios-Beijing, Beijing, China
Several great exhibits at the Hammer Museum
Today, our final day in LA, we headed over to the Hammer Museum to see Eden's Edge: Fifteen LA Artists...