Jonathan Lasker on painting

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“…for me the issue was how could you paint your way back into subject matter, yet at the same time still have a picture which is self-reflexive, one that tells you objectively what it is as a painting.” ~ Jonathan Lasker

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Jonathan Lasker on painting

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“I was very conscious of the physical process of painting from the beginning. The process of layering in Illinois came from experimenting with silkscreen printing at CalArts. I simply approached that painting the way you would a silkscreen print, except with the malleability of paint.” ~ Jonathan Lasker