Feature by Bo Bartlett in Hyperallergic Magazine

Feature by Bo Bartlett in Hyperallergic Magazine

Remembering My Friend Andrew Wyeth on His 100th Birthday

By Bo Bartlett

“Slowly, the scales were scraped from my eyes and I saw clearly what I’d once known, that the best paintings of Andrew Wyeth were indeed masterpieces, and each piece was a unique representation of his experience. He painted his own backyard, literally, in Maine and in Pennsylvania. He didn’t care if it was “abstract” or “realistic,” he didn’t make such useless distinctions. ”

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