I build a kind of wall between myself and t he model so that I can paint in peace behind it. Otherwise she might say something that confuses and distracts me.
I'm very happy. I like my work and the various aspects of it - going around the world teaching the gospel according to St. Albert.
If something is irrational that means it won't work. It's usually unrealistic.
My work always tried to unite the true with the beautiful but when I had to...