Paul Emsley - Quotes

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As an artist, you do understand you're never going to please everybody. ---->>>

Critics have a job to do. I understand that. It's not just to criticize. They're trying to interpret art for the public. ---->>>

I'm always worried about the sitter - are they cold, are they hot, are they comfortable? Photography today is so accurate and so good that it's really so much easier just to take photographs and work from them. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 08-25, 1947
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Occupation: Artist

Paul Emsley (born 25 August 1947) is a British artist who worked in South Africa until 1996 and is now resident in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England. He is a former lecturer at the Stellenbosch University and the 2007 winner of the BP Portrait Award for portrait painting. His work can be found in most public collections in South Africa, The National Portrait Gallery London and The British Museum (wikipedia)