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“I think, ‘well I’d move this over here, I’d make this active, this quiet,’ – all that kind of thing – you retain that basic feeling, even though you can’t do it.
So yes, I’m still involved that way.” He picks out one of his favourite illustrations for me, a panoramic beach scene, filled with sunbathers.
There’s a lot of anxiety surrounding being a virgin.
In modern western society, “sex” almost always equates to “penetrative sex”.
He married Gerta Whitney, a painter and granddaughter of Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, founder of the Whitney Museum, in 1956.
A picture of hers still hangs above the fireplace – a landscape of trees, painted at the house they used to own in upstate New York.
Just as no two women masturbate the same way, neither do guys.
Despite this kind of artistry, he has always referred to himself as a designer, not an artist. His face lights up slowly: “That’s a good question! I think the aim [as a designer] is to tell the story. And they rub shoulders once in a while, the artist and the designer.” Conner grew up in Newport, New Jersey, where his mother and father owned a general store.