Odd Nerdrum

This is one of my favorite artists http://www.nerdruminstitute.com/

Woman with Child - 1982


"A great happiness
Is what a picture may be in its goodness
The gentle light...
And the eye rejoices in
The pale green skin.
The glow of the earth hides in blue shadow
And the gold slips out of the fat blackness"

Odd Nerdrum about a painting by Tizian. Themes, 2007.


The master in his studio