The nationally acclaimed artist Paul Goodnight is having an exhibition of his drawings and paintings at Wheelock College and the Towne Art Gallery. We recently caught up with Paul to ask him a few questions.
What artists’ work do you admire most but paint nothing like?
If forced to choose, would you be a magic marker, a crayon, or a #2 pencil?
I always love my pencil.
What is the most surprising response to your art you have ever received?
The unauthorized biography of your life is titled:
Rated PG. As in Paul Goodnight.
Do you live with any animals?
How do you know when your work is done?
When all the numbers are filled in.
Like what does your work MEAN?
It means I have a job.
The exhibition runs from March 17April 17. Gallery Hours: noon-5pm, Tuesday-Saturday. Artist Reception: Saturday, April 11, 2-4pm.
Artwork Credits: All painting and drawings by Paul Goodnight. French Horn, 25×32, pastel on paper; Trumpet to the 2nd Power, 23×27, pastel on paper; Dancer, 45×54, oil on canvas.