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On Teaching

Nor does any teacher have the right to enforce his existence on his students. I find it profoundly shocking when one can tell, from the students’ works, what particular artist taught the class.

—Robert Motherwell, Apropos “Traditional” and “Modern” Methods of Teaching Art, 1952

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UGA Cortona Painting classroom, 2006.

Mark Taggart

The World Beyond My Head

In 2001, my wife got me a dog for my birthday. We’d owned cats before, and my family had a dog when I was a kid, but this was my first free-roaming canine ward.

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Firenze 11.25.2017

Mark Taggart

Consequential Pictures, Part 2

consequential, adj. and n.

A. adj.

6. Of persons: a. Having social consequence. b. Having or displaying a high opinion of one’s own importance; self-important.

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Re-creation Myth

Mark Taggart

Consequential Pictures, Part 1

consequential, adj. and n.

A. adj.

1. Of the nature of a consequence or sequel; following, esp. as an effect or result; consequent.

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Estate | Noon

Mark Taggart

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