Ad Reinhardt Quotes

Ad Reinhardt Quotes: I like the idea of the museum world and the university-academic situation where artists talk to each other or where artists or art students study with artists.
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Ad Reinhardt Quote: Now almost every artist outside of New York is connected with some school or some museum school, and even in New York the majority are. That's an interesting fact when you take the idea of making money, making a living selling paintings. Only a dozen or two painters do that.
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Quotes about Ad Reinhardt: The more an artist works the more there is to do.
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Quote about Ad Reinhardt: We all name ourselves. We call ourselves artists. Nobody asks us. Nobody says you are or you aren't.
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Ad Reinhardt Sayings: I taught a lot of art history, especially Chinese, Japanese, and Indian. But the painting classes came back. The nudes came back. Not so much the still lifes. So now our department is the worst department, partly because it has the worst facilities.
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Ad Reinhardt Saying: The ugliest spectacle is that of artists selling themselves. Art as a commodity is an ugly idea... The artist as businessman is uglier than the businessman as artist.
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Sayings about Ad Reinhardt: As an artist I would like to eliminate the symbolic pretty much, for black is interesting not as a color but as a non-color and as the absence of color.
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Saying about Ad Reinhardt: Only a bad artist thinks he has a good idea. A good artist does not need anything.
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Ad Reinhardt Quotes: Painting cannot be the only activity of a mature artist.
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