Thursday, August 19, 2010

Powerful things were abroad



17.00
I am returned from the Gagosian Gallery in Brittania St having seen current Picasso show. The best show in London, an absolute knock-out.
low key in profile, sky high in content and presentation.
I felt the energy flow into me.
Powerful things were abroad. The very life-blood of beings caught in a moment of time and delivered with such wit and conviction had to be seen to be believed.
we step into the street as if to another time.  

At home, I redraw the two tables composition completely!
closer, bigger and eye to eye.
see detail above
then in a sudden movement, the previous oil is obliterated at a stroke with a massive brush.
I have a better idea. It will take all my powers tomorrow to deliver it.