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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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One Really Beautiful Wrist Motion

Helen Frankenthaler quote2“One really beautiful wrist motion, that is synchronized with your head and heart, and you have it. It looks as if it were born in a minute” -Helen Frankenthaler

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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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Dancing about Architecture

Laurie Anderson

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March 7, 2015 · 9:22 pm

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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‘Unwordable’ & ‘Unformable’ Things

 

 

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“It’s all the unwordable things one wants to write about, just as it’s all the unformable things one wants to paint” -Emily Carr

 

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