What makes an artist genius? Is it exceptional skills? Or passion? Or extreme self-confidence and guts that bring him/her over the fire of criticism and despise to the peak of glory and appreciation?
How to identify a genius and why did the fame reached so many truly remarkable artists only after they had left the world?
These and many other questions were discussed during a talk dedicated to the anniversary of Chaïm Soutine, one of the most prominent artists of so-called "School of Paris", in Minsk on January 13, 2017.