Sean Scully Readies His First Major Exhibition in China

Mary M. Lane,

Irish-American artist Sean Scully, 69, has some health advice for older fathers: if you engage in trampoline jumping with your progeny, watch your back.

Mr. Scully recently spent several months “strung out” on OxyContin after pulling muscles when he was bouncing on a backyard trampoline in New York with his son, Oisín, now 5.

“I couldn’t write a letter, I couldn’t conduct a telephone call,” he says of the crippling ordeal.

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