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The Promptings of Longing or Love

(Tos Kostermans from the ‘Bold and Beautiful’ series) “We have, as a culture, reached the point at which nearly anything—geography, ambitions, expensive tastes, an abusive childhood, poverty—seems a more probable motivation for making art than the promptings of longing or love.”  … Continue reading

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Insist on Yourself

(Green Ethan, Steve Kim) “Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the cumulative force of a whole life’s cultivation; but of the adopted talent of another, you have only an extemporaneous, half possession.” … Continue reading

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Steve Kim-Advice to a Young Artist

Anonymous asked: I’m a 21 year old painter and graphic designer who is feeling a bit boggled at this point in my life because I’m about to graduate college, am not sure what I want to do with my future, … Continue reading

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