Piet Mondrian Quotes

Piet Mondrian Quotes: Cubism did not accept the logical consequences of its own discoveries; it was not developing abstraction towards its own goal, the expression of pure reality.
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Piet Mondrian Quote: Every true artist has been inspired more by the beauty of lines and color and the relationships between them than by the concrete subject of the picture.
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Quotes about Piet Mondrian: If you follow nature you will not be able to vanquish the tragic in any real degree in your art... We must free ourselves from our attachment to the external, for only then do we transcend the tragic, and are enabled consciously to contemplate the repose which is within all things.
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Quote about Piet Mondrian: Vertical and horizontal lines are the expression of two opposing forces; they exist everywhere and dominate everything; their reciprocal action constitutes 'life'. I recognized that the equilibrium of any particular aspect of nature rests on the equivalence of its opposites.
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Piet Mondrian Sayings: The truly modern artist is aware of abstraction in an emotion of beauty.
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Piet Mondrian Saying: The purer the artist's 'mirror' is, the more true reality reflects in it. Overseeing the historical culture of art, we must conclude that the mirror only slowly is purified. Time producing this purifying shows a gradual, more constant and objective image of reality.
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Sayings about Piet Mondrian: The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.
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