Monthly Archives: August 2013

No 84 Edgar Degas

“Drawing is not the same as form; it is a way of seeing form.”  Edgar Degas

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No 83 Darby Bannard

“Art is not ‘about’. Art is.” Darby Bannard

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No 82 Paul Cezanne

“Art is harmony parallel with nature.”  Paul Cezanne

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No 81 Anthony Caro

“Art comes from art: I remember going to the Matisse show and seeing how Matisse had taken one of his own paintings, worked from it and transformed it, and that had led on to the next one and the next.”  … Continue reading

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No 80 Albrecht Durer

“If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.”  Albrecht Durer

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No 79 Alberto Giacometti

“The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.”  Alberto Giacometti

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No 78 Francis Bacon

“The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.”  Francis Bacon Despite the name of this blog, there will now be a hiatus as I will not have access to the interweb thingy for a few days. But, fear … Continue reading

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