“Creativity takes courage”
Fugitive Breath Drawing, 2018
"One of the reasons I have always been interested in working within the limits of abstraction is because there is the capacity of chance, possibility, and opacity. There is a deep history of the semiotics of representative work, and the cultural specificity in it is undeniable." Julie Mehrethu.
© An Interview with Julie Mehretu: The Mark of an Artist.By Mark Benjami.2020
Image ©Julie Mehretu - Courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery
Ink and acrylic on paper
Paper: 26 1/8 x 40 in -66.4 x 101.6 cm
Frame: 29 1/4 x 43 x 1 1/2 in. (74.3 x 109.2 x 3.8 cm)