Jenny Saville on Pablo Picasso
By Artsy Editors
Nov 29, 2012 5:39 pm

“Picasso wouldn't be Picasso without his academic training. That's why he nails it. The wildest distortions stand up, even if they're crazy. The point is that destruction is fundamental to the process; without it, you never get anywhere interesting. But fundamental to that is knowing what you can excavate from the destruction.” —Jenny Saville [Source]