"Beginning in about 1970 I have been a follower and fan of Agnes Martin, Sol Lewitt, and Eva Hesse, among others. I have been an abstract minimalist since then which was interrupted for about 40 years when I had a business designing, hand painting, then silkscreening fabric and wallpaper. Eventually the company had about 16-18 employees and can be seen on the web at peterfasano.com. Happily, I have had nothing to do with my former company since March 2017.
I read that Agnes Martin drew lines to keep herself from going crazy. It works. And Willie Nelson was quoted saying - “I’ve always been crazy and it’s kept me from going insane. That also works..."