27 Motivational Mark Rothko Quotes To Inspire The Artist In You
Mark Rothko was a popular American abstract expressionist painter of Russian Jewish descent. After completing his studies from Yale, he enrolled at ‘New York School of Design’. He used to view painting as tools of expressing emotions. His first exhibition was at ‘Open Gallery’ in the year 1928. During this period he was hardly recognized as a painter and had a parallel job of teaching clay sculpture and painting at the ‘Center Academy’. Few years later he exhibited his art work along with the works of few of his students at ‘Portland Art Museum’. This display brought him success and was followed by his first solo display of paintings at ‘Contemporary Art Gallery’. Thereafter, he continued exhibiting his paintings at different galleries. ‘Untitled’ and ‘No18’ are considered to be his best works till date. He even authored an essay titled, ‘The Romantics Were Prompted’. ‘Rothko Chapel’ is one of his most celebrated works that came out in 1960s. Here is a collection of some notable quotes and sayings by the famous postwar artist that you must not miss. Go through the inciting quotes and thoughts by Mark Rothko.