Happy Birthday, Cy Twombly

On the occasion of his birthday, we remember the late Cy Twombly for his luscious, passionate scribbles (that we never really forgot in the first place). Although Twombly was arguably one of the greatest painters of the 20th century, the fame never went to his head. “I didn’t have to bother with myself ever,” he once said, “except as a vehicle to look for subject matter.”

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