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I’m attracted to the martyr mythology and the cult of suffering that painting has enjoyed over the years. As my paintings are labour-intensive, and are known to be so, this Van Gogh stuff has started to come out like self-parody.
Nigel Cooke cited in Daniel Kunitz, ‘All the painting you need’, Art Review, March–April 2006, p.95.