‘Pillar of Presence’
Acrylic on canvas by Geinene Carson

Only love can sustain art.  Only love can keep us crazy enough to keep going where there is no rational reason or reward for us to keep going.  Only love can keep us hoping against all hope, believing against all belief and straining to see the unseen, trusting its substance to be more substantial than what we find in the cool, collected moments of trivial and banal existence.  

… Art has nothing to prove. Art is what it is. Art will be what it will be…”

If these words intrigue or resonate with you as they did with me, I recommend reading the rest of  Stephen Roach’s blog:

Musings on Art & Inspiration at 1 a.m.

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We are regular visitors to art museums and galleries. This was a favorite pastime that my husband and I pursued before we had our children; and, we decided it was something we wanted to keep doing in spite of the odds little ones bring. I enjoy taking the kids to the...