Small Stories

Paintings David Lynch

David Lynch. Bob’s Second Dream, 2011. Mixed media on cardboard, 72 x 108 inches.

The filmmaker speaks with a curator about painting and process.

RC: You said once, I think in an interview with Chris Rodley: “My childhood was elegant homes, tree- lined streets, the milkman, building  [...]

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Issue 24



Spring 2016


David Lynch’s films include Eraserhead, The Elephant Man, Blue Velvet, and Mulholland Drive. He studied painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, where he made some of his first films.


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