Asger Jorn Quotes

Enjoy the top 37 famous quotes, sayings and quotations by Asger Jorn.

Asger Jorn Quotes

In the beginning was the image.
— Asger Jorn —

The act of expressing oneself is a physical one. It materializes the thought.

— Asger Jorn

Everything is in constant flux, from state to state, from good to bad and back again ... , only in transmutation, perpetual motion, lies truth.

— Asger Jorn

We have defined art as the life form and aesthetic art as the life renewal: the stimulating, animating, agitating, inspiring, inspirational, fermenting, fascinating fanaticising, explosive and outrageous: the renewal of the unknown.

— Asger Jorn

I act with full responsibility and after extensive reflection.

— Asger Jorn

If you add something to a painting, never let it be for aesthetic reasons. Only let it be for reasons of expression.

— Asger Jorn

We are not talking about a new cognition in relation to abstract art, rather a new area of cognition ...

— Asger Jorn

The significance of something lies in its presence here and now. I don't care what it has been or what it will become. It is the experience of things that matters, the confrontation with things.

— Asger Jorn

We are not disillusioned because we have no illusions ... What we have and what is our strength, is our joy in life ... in all its amoral aspects. That is also the basis of our contemporary art.

— Asger Jorn

There can be no question of selecting in any direction, but of penetrating the whole cosmic law of rhythms, forces and material that are the real world, from the ugliest to the most beautiful, everything that has character and expression, from the crudest and most brutal to the gentlest and most delicate; everything that speaks to us in its capacity as life.

— Asger Jorn

Asger Jorn Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Asger Jorn quotes? Click on image of Asger Jorn quotes to view full size.

Asger Jorn Quotes Pictures 1
Asger Jorn Quotes Pictures 2
Asger Jorn Quotes Pictures 3
Asger Jorn Quotes Pictures 4