Mark Rothko and the Religious Experience

 Mark Rothko, Untitled (Oil on canvas)  66 1/2 x 52 3/4 in. (169 x 134 cm)

Mark Rothko, Untitled (Oil on canvas) 66 1/2 x 52 3/4 in. (169 x 134 cm)

“The people who weep before my pictures,” Rothko remarked, “are having the same religious experience I had when I painted them.”

Gordon Burn

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One Response to Mark Rothko and the Religious Experience

  1. Lisa Pasqualetti says:

    Mark Rothko is my greatest inspiration. Even though he is gone, his “sound” will always be here evoking the passion within that was his intent..

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