Howard Hodgkin at Tate Britain
The British artist Howard Hodgkin will soon be exhibiting at the Tate Britain, from June 14 to September 10. The exhibition will span his career from the 1950s through to present.
The Guardian went and had a chat with the artist and visited his studio recently. Here's what they wrote about the large screens that he uses to cover the paintings he is working on (sounds like an unusual working method to me!)..
"Secrecy is very important for him. No one else knows what these screened half-finished paintings look like. When I ask him if he would ever unscreen them all, have all his unfinished work look down at him in one fell swoop, he says he would run screaming out of the studio. The idea is unthinkable."
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