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Church; Temple; Cathedral

Meanwhile I realized that these bourgeois upper-middle-class interiors were the spaces modernity declared war on, and yet this is the space that paintings come from and return to.   -Matvey Levenstein, Interview with Phong Bui Brooklyn Rail, April 2006   A painter of exquisite quiet where interiority seems to emanate from every brush stroke, Matvey…