Studio Records | the trail of a painting

Several years ago during a visit to Santa Fe, I saw one of the most interesting presentations of fine art I’d seen in a museum gallery.*  It left a big impression.  Next to each painting, there was a display of relevant documentation by the artist.  Field notes, sketches, photographs.  Paste-ups with drawings and photos combined.  It gave me a sense of something being worked out for that specific painting, not just appearing fully formed onto a canvas.  I couldn’t get enough. Continue reading “Studio Records | the trail of a painting”