Photographers

Edward Steichen Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

Edward Steichen Quotes

The 10 best Edward Steichen Quotes :

1)”Photography records the gamut of feelings written on the human face, the beauty of the earth and skies that man has inherited, and the wealth and confusion man has created. It is a major force in explaining man to man.”

2)”Every other artist begins with a blank canvas, a piece of paper the photographer begins with the finished product.”

3)”I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself.”

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Photographers

David Hockney Quotes

12 Aug , 2015  

David Hockney Quotes

The 10 best David Hockney Quotes :

1)”There are enough no smoking places now.”

2)”Drawing makes you see things clearer, and clearer and clearer still, until your eyes ache.”

3)”The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you’re an artist.”

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Painters

Roy Lichtenstein Quotes

11 Aug , 2015  

Roy Lichtenstein Quotes

The 10 best Roy Lichtenstein Quotes :

1)”But usually I begin things through a drawing, so a lot of things are worked out in the drawing. But even then, I still allow for and want to make changes.”

2)”Pop Art looks out into the world. It doesn’t look like a painting of something, it looks like the thing itself.”

3)”Yes, you know sometimes, we started out thinking out how strange our painting was next to normal painting, which was anything expressionist. You forget that this has been thirty five years now and people don’t look at it as if it were some kind of oddity.”

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Painters

David Hockney Quotes

10 Aug , 2015  

David Hockney Quotes

The 10 best David Hockney Quotes :

1)”It is very good advice to believe only what an artist does, rather than what he says about his work. David Hockney”

2)”Listening is a positive act: you have to put yourself out to do it.”

3)”There are enough no smoking places now.”

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Musicians

Lester Bangs Quotes

8 Aug , 2015  

Lester Bangs Quotes

The 10 best Lester Bangs Quotes :

1)”Rock ‘n’ roll is an attitude, it’s not a musical form of a strict sort. It’s a way of doing things, of approaching things. Writing can be rock ‘n’ roll, or a movie can be rock ‘n’ roll. It’s a way of living your life. Lester Bangs”

2)”I don’t see that there are any particular changes in popular music.”

3)”The first mistake of art is to assume that it’s serious. Lester Bangs”

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Writers

Neal Cassady Quotes

30 Jul , 2015  

Neal Cassady Quotes

The 10 best Neal Cassady Quotes :

1)”I alone, as the sharer of their way of life, presented a replica of childhood.”

2)”Sometimes I sits and thinks. Other times I sits and drinks, but mostly I just sits. Neal Cassady,

The First Third”

3)”I remember being unusually pensive that May evening, perhaps it was the heat of Spring’s first warm day which, encountering my thick winter blood, forced a dilution upward into a brain weary of straining the last six months to overcome freezing and the long absent thinning of blood stirred a weakening desire for the softer things, a nostalgia, yet a death, a precognition, if you will… Neal Cassady,

The First Third”

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