I can never get enough of Robert Hughes reviews.
Freud is not my favorite artist- but his paint handling makes me a bit jealous. Look at the luscious paint handling of his "Piebald Mare" 2004 below
I have been very busy with my lastest insane project- a very large nude. My current model is spectacular- a six footer with bright red hair and tattoos.
Here is a snippet which explains among other things- the power and importance of painting from life.