||Pearls from artists* # 439
||Pearls from artists* # 395
||Q: Where did you grow up and what were some early milestones or experiences that contributed to you becoming an artist later in life?
||Q: What qualities do you think mark the highest artistic achievement?
||Q: In the “Black Paintings” you create a deep intellectual interaction and communicate a wide variety of states of mind. I admit that certain “Black Paintings” unsettle me a bit. I see in this series an effective mix between anguish and happiness. Rather than simply describing something, these paintings pose a question and force us to contemplation. Can you talk about this aspect of your work?
||Q: How do you think your time in Bali will affect your work?