A famous anecdote has it that Abraham Lincoln, asked for his reaction to a book, responded with what must be one of the most succinct reviews in the history of literature: "People who like this sort of thing will find this is the sort of thing they like." That's also a reasonable reaction to the work of Romero Britto, a Brazilian-born, Miami Beach-based pop artist who seems to be more or less beyond criticism. Simply put, people like Britto — and a great many people indeed, judging from his vast fame and fortune. I was not present at the... More >>>