Take a break right now and watch this awesome video! In it, artist Chuck Close discusses the ways his work intersects with that of Richard Serra, Sol LeWitt, and composer Philip Glass, and considers the shared interests that emerged as they developed out of the same “primordial ooze.”
At Breakfast (1898). Laurits Andersen Ring (Danish, symbolism, 1853-1933). Oil on canvas.
After an enjoyably long time in the personal chapter of Matt Hass’ portfolio it’s hard to tell what’s real or not in his images; they’ve got a bit of cinematic noir about them with their uncannily-lit visions of utter randomness…