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Tom Sanford (US)


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"The Last Slice" 2016, oil on canvas, 175 x 110 cm, 69 x 43 in
 
"2011 is fast, painting is slow. I am interested in history, but I work in a post-historical period. I make paintings about the time I live in. By the time I finish the paintings, their subjects are history. I am an American, living at the end of the American Century. Things are happening all the time. I learn about these things on the radio, on television, on the internet, on Twitter. The media is my muse, I paint by the light of my computer. I make paintings about the things that interest me. I wish I had time to paint more things, but art is slow and the world is fast."

- Tom Sanford
2011

 
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