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It's a moment that I'm after, a fleeting moment, but not a frozen moment.
Artists today think of everything they do as a work of art. It is important to forget about what you are doing - then a work of art may happen.
Sometimes there are four or five pictures under the painting.
It's all in how you arrange the thing... the careful balance of the design is the motion.
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn't show.
The more I'm with an object — whether it's a model or a piece of the country — the more I begin to see what I've been blind to. You start to get what's beneath it. You see deeper within it.
I wanted to get it all down, maybe out of my system. I wanted to be able to say, Everything's possible-if you believe and can get excited.
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July 12, 1917
January 16, 2009
Andrew Newell Wyeth was a visual artist, primarily a realist painter, working predominantly in a regionalist style. He was one of the best-known U.S. artists of the middle 20th century.
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