Wednesday, June 19, 2013
FROM THE ARTIST'S MOUTH
"Everything has it's beauty, but not everyone sees it." --Andy Warhol
"A painting is never finished, it simply stops in interesting places." --Paul Garnder
"The emotions are sometimes so strong I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech." --Vincent Van Gogh
"One must from time to time, attempt things that are beyond one's capacity."
"I believe it is impossible to make sense of life in this world except through art."
"No amount of skillful invention can replace the essential element of imagination."
"Art teaches nothing except the significance of life." --Henry Miller
"As music is the poetry of sound, so is painting the poetry of sight and it's subject matter has nothing to do with harmony of sound or of color." --James McNeil Whistler
"Art should reveal the unknown to those who lack the experience of seeing it."
"Where the spirit does not work with the hand there is no art." --Leonardo da Vinci
"Art is everywhere, except it has to pass through a creative mind." --Louise Nevelson
"Art is the child of imagination and gives life." --Mirka Mora
Image above, one of a series of 10 titled "HANDYWORK" by Parker Kaufman. Cardstock composition and computer enhanced images, approx 6 x 9 inces.