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intransitive verb. : to speak or write verbosely and windily

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God is a Mushroom Cloud: Paco Pomet, Hesperides, 2020 presented by Richard Heller Gallery

http://www.richardhellergallery.com/dynamic/artwork_display.asp?ArtworkID=3370 At the end of April, I found myself fully vaccinated, and in LA to drop off some work for a group show.  I was looking forward to gallery hopping, but discovered that virtually everything was still closed, or open by appointment only, which is the same thing when your net worth is less than

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Payne’s Gray, Not Plain Grey

I am about to nerd out about paint, so prepare yourself. I refer to the series from which this painting comes as “Transparencies” because they use only one pigment, oil medium, and the white of the ground to achieve the value structure. The lights are achieved by thinning the paint with oil medium, not by adding white or turpentine. Therefore, the surface resembles stained glass, with a twinkling light, and pigment suspended within the paint surface.

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