Painting as a planet, Juan Usle
|Juan Uslé, The River of Love, 1998–1999, vinyl, dispersion and dry pigment on canvas, 24 × 18 inches|
There’s a recurring notion in all my work: the wish not to force things but instead to wait and “listen,” to be on alert so I can become attuned to and understand what I’m making.
and his influences
A list of my influences would be long and very unfair too, since painting in itself is already a planet, a world that is turning, revealing to us what we’d overlooked before.Read the full interview here