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Masses vs Mark Rothko: 12 questions about the artist, whom a good many find hard to consider a genius
As it turned out, Arthive's article “ Why are Mark Rothko's paintings considered art? ” has raised more questions than it actually answered. We decided not to ignore this matter, so we compiled the most frequently asked of them. Here is everything you wanted to know about the artist Mark Rothko , and you did not even hesitate to ask us about this.
Why are Mark Rothko's paintings considered art?
You can't imagine the amount of harsh criticism being fired at the works of an immigrant from Tsarist Russia, who became one of the most famous American artists. "A daub", "a work of a house painter, not an artist", "the emperor has no clothes" – the more collectors pay for Rothko's paintings, the more there are those willing to express their disappointment in them. We aren't going to explain…