"From early on, very early on, I understood that art is not about what you say. It’s about these other things that you don’t say."
From "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season 6 (2012)
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Having painted in small-town Maine and downtown Manhattan, British-born artist Rackstraw Downes travels through rural Texas in search of new landscapes to inspire his panoramic paintings which explore the quandaries of representing the three dimensional world in two dimensions.