Time to break out the seed catalogs, it went up to 56 today and the snow is mostly melted. Here’s one of my newest paintings, inspired partly by Bill Evans on Cross Currents, and his cover of the Cole Porter song.
Night and Day
And I discovered ‘Antony’ this week on Terry Gross’s Fresh Air. He reminds me a little of Nina Simone if she mixed it up with Bryan Ferry. What he says about the artist’s motive is right on the money.
“Our job as artists, you know, we’re like fishers,” Hegarty says. “We’re fishing on the frontier of the collective consciousness.”