Quotes About Art And Self Expression

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Quotes About Art And Self Expression

The trouble with you is that the only way you can communicate is through art. Youve never learned to communicate your feelings to a man. You dont even want to communicate in a relationship. You think that if you open up to love, youll lose your independence or your self-expression or creativity or whatever you call all that passionate, wonderful stuff that makes you feel alive inside.
— Tom Robbins —

Christian art is the expression of the whole life of the whole person as a Christian. What a Christian portrays in his art is the totality of life. Art is not to be solely a vehicle for some sort of self-conscious evangelism.

— Francis A. Schaeffer

Since art is merely and ultimately self-expressive, we conclude that the fullest art, the most individual, uninfluenced, unrepressed, uninhibited expression of art is true expression and the true art.

— Allen Ginsberg

I started to understand that for me, art was no longer about self-expression but about creative engagement with the world. I started to respond in an excited way to making work inside an industry and not feeling the constraints of audience expectation as some kind of thing that I should avoid.

— Ayad Akhtar

Works of art produced in the contemporary world are a further expression of that. But I don't think there is an active, ongoing nihilist self-consciousness in the artist.

— Leonard Baskin

For me art and chess are closely related, both are forms in which the self finds beauty and expression.

— Vladimir Kramnik

Time, plenty of it came to the rescue here: Kelly was to engage in self-expression. In Jake's vocabulary this was a vague term applied to activities like swearing and children's art but in the present context it evidently meant something more specific. The girl at once left her chair, sat down on one of the more affluent patches of carpet and clasped her knees.

— Kingsley Amis

In every race, in every nation, and in every clime in every period of history there is always an eager-eyed group of youthful patriots who seriously set themselves to right the wrongs done to their race or nation or ... art or self-expression.

— Alice Dunbar Nelson

Self-censorship, whether known or unknown, is an unwelcome brake on creativity; it stifles self-expression and hence prevents a work from reaching the heights of great art.

— Semir Zeki

Art is self expression. If you are expressing someone else's personality, that is not art.

— Bennie Wallace

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