Tag Mark rothko

Is Anyone Really Impressed By…This??

Untitled, 1968, acrylic on paper. Photograph: Rich Lee/Kate Rothko Prizel & Christopher Rothko/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

From the National Gallery of Art: “Rothko’s work is characterized by rigorous attention to formal elements such as color, shape, balance, depth, composition, and scale; yet, he refused to consider his paintings solely in these terms.” What a load of…