For so many years, people have been calling me all different kinds of names to describe me as an artist: outsider, black artist, ghetto artist, the Picasso of the Ghetto," Purvis Young said at a public appearance in August. "I just want to be called an artist. That's all I've been doing all my... More >>>
Ghost Horses and (following image) Angels Over the City: Who's to say that Young paints too much? "People don't say birds fly too much," he says.