Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.
There are two ways of spreading light, to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
Color is all. When color is right, form is right. Color is everything, color is vibration like music; everything is vibration.
The idea of changing or improving the world is alien to me and seems ludicrous. Society functions, and always has, without the artist. No artist has ever changed anything for better or worse.
Yeah, you know, you like it to come on like gangbusters, but you get into passages that are very interesting and subtle, and sometimes your original intent changes quite a bit.
I’m not an abstractionist. I’m not interested in the relationship of color or form or anything else. I’m interested only in expressing basic human emotions: tragedy, ecstasy, doom, and so on.
The media, the galleries, the collectors – it’s all very chaotic actually. The artworld doesn’t have this defined corporate structure that people imagine.
I really believe in my work and in no way think I’m taking advantage of anyone. I feel generous when selling my art.
Was mich betrifft, wollte ich in meinen Arbeiten mechanisch und unpersönlich wirken; ich glaube aber nicht, dass ich unpersönlich bin, wenn ich male