"Mares and Foals" (2002)

"Mares and Foals," 2002
Oil on canvas, 72 1/2 x 114 1/2 inches
Collection Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
© 2005 Susan Rothenberg/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Courtesy Sperone Westwater, New York

"I hope that my paintings can be emotional moments for people. In the paintings where there’s tenderness I work for it. I’m not afraid of it. And I care very much about what I care about- and when I choose to. And there’s not that many tender moments that can bring up that response in me."

- Susan Rothenberg