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THE PATIENTS AND THE DOCTORS

Agony has many faces. One need not talk of agony but it is the reason why I began to work. It is the reason why I continue to work. When I’m working I feel OK, but a need to make something isn’t a need to feel better. You have a feeling about something; you’re working when you’re looking for it.

Active,

passive,

loud or quiet,

agony (are the different tones from one painting to the next. We can say agony is the state, the subject matter; we can also say it is the pack of lies that forces someone to reconstruct reality).

The mentality of the artist is the thing:

it is a selfish person,

a presumptuous one,

using his- or herself

as the barometer,

as the guinea pig,

believing that way to be of some use,

but not having time to consider the opinions of others lest his or her receiver get jammed up.

People have a funny involvement with art.

They are interested in it for many reasons that address their relationship

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