While walking on Georgica Beach in East Hampton, I spotted a lifeguard who I thought would look good in a painting, so I took a couple of photos and later the lifeguard ended up in a painting. Some years later my wife had an intern working with her who told her that while at college […]
A successful man once told me that he would prefer to be lucky than clever. I had the luck when I arrived in NYC to have as my neighbor a man who became my friend. He had an understanding and passion for American art and through his eyes this European painter saw American painting and […]
It’s tax time.
In the winter when the sun is low in the sky, it streams through my windows and rakes across the room.
“There was hardly a spring in New York, winter went straight to sizzling summer,” I wrote in a post. A painter friend made me laugh when he replied to the post: “Nice work. I assume it represents one of the Greek deities (Zeus himself perhaps) descending from Olympus to ravish some impudent woodland nymph?”