Tuesday, June 14, 2011

“Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work.”

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— Chuck Close, an American painter and photographer who achieved fame as a photorealist, through his massive-scale portraits. Though a catastrophic spinal artery collapse in 1988 left him severely paralyzed, he has continued to paint and produce work that remains sought after by museums and collectors.

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