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Make Some Statements in Shapes and Colors

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“If you’re any kind of artist, you make a miraculous journey, and you come back and make some statements in shapes and colors of where you were.” -Romare Bearden

 

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Revolution

cezanne quote2“The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution.”

Paul Cezanne

 

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Painting a Melody

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“You put down one color and it calls for an answer. You have to look at it like a melody.” -Romare Bearden

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Wet Paint

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“Imagine a city where graffiti wasn’t illegal, a city where everybody could draw whatever they liked. Where every street was awash with a million colours and little phrases. Where standing at a bus stop was never boring. A city that felt like a party where everyone was invited, not just the estate agents and barons of big business. Imagine a city like that and stop leaning against the wall – it’s wet.”   -Banksy

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The Artist

Quotes- Eckhart Tolle, Robert Hughes,Romare Bearden

“All true artists, whether they know it or not, create from a place of no-mind, from inner stillness” -Eckhart Tolle

“The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize” -Robert Hughes

“The artist has to be something life a whale swimming with his mouth open, absorbing everything until he has what he really needs” -Romare Bearden

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Creativity & Timelessness

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December 27, 2014 · 1:44 pm

Louise Bourgeois

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Art is a guaranty of sanity. That is the most important thing I have said.

An artist can show things that other people are terrified of expressing.

To be an artist, you need to exist in a world of silence.

-Louise Bourgeois

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