featuresStudio visits
Monday, October 1st, 2018
 
Her exhibition at Theodore: Art runs through October 7 ...
Friday, September 28th, 2018
 
Natasha Wright, The Believers, 2018. Oil on canvas, 50 x 44 inches. Courtesy of the artist
Her recent show, Les Biches, was seen on the Lower East Side ...
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
 
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His public sculpture, Spot, is at NYU’s Hassenfield Children’s Hospital ...
 

Sunday, September 1st, 2002

Damon Lehrer, Portrait of Richard Estes

A Dialogue between Richard Estes and Gregory J. Peterson


I wanted to convince my friend, the photorealist artist Richard Estes, to consent to this interview. We were at dinner, and I said to him, “Richard, I shall lead the story by saying ‘Among the giants in the world of Contemporary Realism Richard Estes is a god.’ How does that sound?” I suppose it worked…