E.03: Ruben Pang - If You’re Not Dead, You’re Contemporary

Z: How would you describe what you do to someone you’re meeting for the first time?

R: Sometimes it happens in the uber or the cab. I tell them I’m a painter and they ask how much I charge per hour. Some of them offer me jobs. I don’t think I make a distinction, initially. I define my work to myself as it should not be laborious. But now, I tell people I’m a painter and go on to say that I’m the artist kind.

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