Robert Smithson Quotes

Robert Smithson Quotes: Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art .
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Robert Smithson Quote: Some artists imagine they've got a hold on this apparatus, which in fact has got a hold of them. As a result, they end up supporting a cultural prison that is out of their control
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Quotes about Robert Smithson: Art history is less explosive than the rest of history, so it sinks faster into the pulverized regions of time.
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Quote about Robert Smithson: Cultural confinement takes place when a curator imposes his own limits on an art exhibition, rather than asking an artist to set his limits.
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Robert Smithson Sayings: I am for an art that takes into account the direct effect of the elements as they exist from day to day apart from representation.
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Robert Smithson Saying: The scenic ideals that surround even our national parks are carriers of a nostalgia for heavenly bliss and eternal calmness.
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Sayings about Robert Smithson: Visiting a museum is a matter of going from void to void.
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Saying about Robert Smithson: Artists themselves are not confined, but their output is.
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Robert Smithson Quotes: Artists are expected to fit into fraudulent categories.
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Robert Smithson Quote: The memory of what is not may be better than the amnesia of what is.
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Quotes about Robert Smithson: Abstraction is everybody's zero but nobody's nought.
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Quote about Robert Smithson: Mistakes and dead-ends often mean more to these artists than any proven problem
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Robert Smithson Sayings: From the top of the quarry cliffs, one could see the New Jersey suburbs bordered by the New York City skyline.
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