Brice Marden: What painting is all about

In 1966, artist Brice Marden began working as Robert Rauschenberg's studio assistant. Marden compares the influence of Rauschenberg, whose work he admires but does not see as connected to his own, with his admiration for the works of painter and printmaker Jasper Johns.

Idols and Influencers

Despite the romantic myth of the solo creator, artists live and work within dynamic networks of interaction and influence. Here, well-known practitioners discuss their early, formative exposure to other artists and their impact.

Projects + Perspectives

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