Robert Genn Quotes

Robert Genn Quotes: Art is a course in personal development that has no reliable diploma and no known end. The pursuit of art instructs in beauty as well as ugliness, fantasy as well as common sense. Art levels souls and baffles brains. Art softens pain because it is pain. Art gives joy because it is joy.
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Robert Genn Quote: We are trying to evoke and reinforce meanings from the spaces we cover and the times we're given. Short or long this becomes our purpose. What we artists do is important stuff.
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Quotes about Robert Genn: The area between the nose and the chin, the subject of kissing and the vehicle for speech, is perhaps even more known and set upon than the eyes. The mouth is also riddled with a complex interweaving of folds, curves, flats and lost-and-found edges. These nuances are needed by a perceptive person who might try to understand human nature.
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Quote about Robert Genn: It's my wish that I can help creative people think of new ways to be creative - to get more joy and understanding from their own unique processes.
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Robert Genn Sayings: When shucked and released from its edges, the windowless subject stands alone as its own thing.
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Robert Genn Saying: I simply like the monumentality of the subjects - the opportunity for metaphor and the varied light that comes with high altitudes.
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Sayings about Robert Genn: To float like a cloud you have to go to the trouble of becoming one.
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Saying about Robert Genn: We artists allow others to see through our windows.
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Robert Genn Quotes: We artists stick ourselves out. This in itself deserves respect.
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Robert Genn Quote: Artists cannot be micro-managed. We can take heart that everything we do is different from the last thing we did - or indeed everything that's ever been done. That knowledge is the key to sound mentoring.
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Quotes about Robert Genn: Starving artist' is acceptable at age 20, suspect at age 40, and problematical at age 60.
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Quote about Robert Genn: Artspeak is an arcane writing style that can result in a vocabulary of obscurities... Today, some of the more spectacular examples are in artist's statements.
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Robert Genn Sayings: Sometimes you can be lucky enough to establish a working relationship with another artist who takes away the loneliness, particularly in travel and outdoor work.
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Robert Genn Saying: Our bodies, apart from their brilliant role as drawing exercises, are the temples of our being. Like the bodies of all fauna, they deserve both our study and our appreciation.
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Sayings about Robert Genn: Art is a path on which we honour our world. Art may not be the only path, but it is a good path, even though at times a difficult one. As bearers of this honour, we artists do not need to simply render our world as we see it but as we might ourselves redesign it. As artists, one of our privileges is to invent.
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Saying about Robert Genn: Music is the most abstract of the arts and it expresses the sound of the universe itself. These are the real rhythms that stimulate the artist's mind and guide his hand.
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Robert Genn Quotes: Artists with serious aspirations need to be left alone to follow the course of their own imagination.
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Robert Genn Quote: We artists give daily thanks for the miracle of our planet and for the inclination and the capability to honour it.
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