Ryan McGinness

Ryan McGinness

I love drawing, whether it's considered work or not, but I'm always drawing, and that's the core of the work. Everything comes from drawing.More Ryan McGinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My reason [for making my own paint] is to force a real-time experience of the work. Most work today is experienced by reproduction, and more specifically by computer screen, like jpegs, but an RGB simulation of fluorescent will never fully accurately depict some colors. For example, our eyes are a lot more sophisticated than you might assume. You can feel a lot more going on on the surface of a canvas than you can on the surface of a screen.More Ryan McGinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't take so-called "vacations" often. In fact vacations are more stressful than the lives my wife and I worked hard to set up for ourselves in New York. It seems like being on vacation is like normal living, which is not very satisfying. It means we're figuring out what to make for lunch today, and that seems like such an absurd way to live. The issue of dealing with that doesn't seem to be so prominent back home. It sounds so silly and ridiculous, but it's really the way it is. We love what we do, so I prefer beinMore Ryan McGinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's a huge difference between doing what you love as a hobby and doing something professionally. But the biggest struggle is simply finding time to work.More Ryan McGinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's a whole range of sources of inspiration for the drawings and stories. They come from dreams, hallucinations, pop songs, or other things I see in the world around me.More Ryan McGinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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