"The only insult I ever heard him utter," Thiebaud said, "was when I told him I was teaching and he said, 'How can you do that? That's an immoral act.' But he'd gone to art school, so I wanted to know how he could say that. 'Because most teachers want to be believed,' he said, 'and that's immoral.' " [via Modert Art Notes]
Monday, December 22, 2008
Franz Kline and the Immorality of Art Education
Wayne Thiebaud visited Franz Klein's studio back in the 1950's.