Marlene Dumas Quotes

Marlene Dumas Quotes: The demi-monde does not represent the crowd of courtesans, but the class of declassed women It is divided from that of honest women by public scandal, and divided from that of the courtesans by money.
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Marlene Dumas Quote: What a funny thing painting is. The abstract painters always insist on their connection with the visible reality, while the so called figurative artists insist that what they really care about, is the abstract qualities of life.
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Quotes about Marlene Dumas: The best works do not necessarily get to auction. I like to draw, so maybe I give you a little drawing. And then eventually it ends up at auction. And then critics say, 'Oh, that's a bad drawing!' Well, I didn't say it was so wonderful.
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Quote about Marlene Dumas: At the moment my art is situated between the pornographic tendency to reveal everything and the erotic inclination to hide what it's all about.
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Marlene Dumas Sayings: There is no beauty, if it doesn't show some of the terribleness of life.
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