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Seeing Music in the Art of Abstract Expressionist Paul Chidlaw

Abstract Expressionist Art Artists Drawings Music Opinions not necessarily shared by Andrea Paintings Paul Chidlaw

Seeing Music in the Art of Abstract Expressionist Paul Chidlaw

I love the work of American abstract expressionist painter, Paul Chidlaw.  His paintings a very visceral emotional response when I see them for the first time.  As a musician, I am always trying to understand why a particular musical decision creates a profound response in listeners (or fails to do so).  Throughout my life I grew up going to museums and looking at great art.  However, it’s only been since starting a business buying and selling art that I’ve started trying to understand what makes looking at a piece of art a powerful experience. I've been thinking about the fact that...

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