Monday, August 12, 2013
QUOTE ME ON THIS
"It has been said that art is a tryst, for in the joy of it maker and beholder meet." --Kojuro Tomita
"Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in."
"Art is....a question mark in the minds of those who want to know what's happening." --Aaron Howard
"The world today doesn't make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do." --Pablo Picasso
"Art is indeed not the bread but the wine of life."
--Jean Paul Richter
"Colors are the deeds and sufferings of light."
--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"Art doesn't have to matter to a lot of people to matter a lot."
"What garlic is to salad, insanity is to art." --Augustus St Gaudens
"Art is spirituality in drag." --Jennifer Yane
"An artists career always begins tomorrow." --James Whistler
"Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere."
--G K Chesterton
"A great artist is always before his time or behind it."
"While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality, true art lies in a reality that is felt."
"Art is when you hear a knocking from your soul -- and you answer." --Terri Guellimets
"Fine art is that in which the hand, the head, and the heart of man go together." --John Ruskin
Image above, "WINTER" by Parker Kaufman, 6 x 9 cardstock composition.