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Thursday, 22 May 2014
Soulage article in New York Times
I enjoyed Stephen Heyman's article about Pierre Soulage in the New York Times. “I paint by crisis,” Mr. Soulages said. “Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t. If we know exactly what we are going to do before we do it we are not artists but artisans.”
The floor where Mr. Soulages paints his canvases.CreditJohann Rousselot for The New York Times