GEMINI (May 21-June 20): French painter Henri Matisse thought highly of his own work. He tended to ignore critics because he didn't think they understood his art well enough to make intelligent critiques. He was willing to heed one person's opinion, though; a colleague he said had earned to right to evaluate and assess his art: Pablo Picasso. Make a short list of those whose judgment you totally trust and respect. It's a good time to seek their feedback on how you're doing.