I think of painter Vincent Desiderio as a living master and one hell of a hard worker. His epic 24-foot-wide canvas, Sleep, which depicts a dozen fitf...
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Vincent Desiderio is a painter and critic whose works balance a cerebral, theoretical sensibility with powerful emotional cues. I recently spoke to Desiderio and was able to ask him about the sources and meanings of a few recent works.
Born in 1937, Erlebacher broke with the abstract expressionism of her generation to become a lifelong practitioner and advocate of figurative painting.
From the nearly 700 postsfeatured on Painters' Table in 2011, the following twenty represent a unique take on the state of painting in 2011.
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