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BRAIN OF BRITAINtracy
Tracey Emin

New professor of drawing at the Royal Academy
"Have the lunatics taken over the Asylum." Royal Academy spokesman was quoted as saying.

“When you make music or write or create, it's really your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible, condom-less sex with whatever idea it is you're writing about at the time. ” Lady Gaga

TRUE FACTS:
Jeremy Deller is an artist. Official Tate spokesman confirmed.

Press release 30/12/13
The Tate Modern has bought some dung artwork from a conceptual Mexican artist for £16,000...a sniff at that price.

TATE MODERN'S Philosopher.

JOSEPH BEUYS
I wished to go completely outside and to make a symbolic start for my enterprise of regenerating the life of humankind within the body of society and to prepare a positive future in this context.

“You might as well ask an artist to explain his art, or ask a poet to explain his poem. It defeats the purpose. The meaning is only clear thorough the search.”
Rick Riordan

The chief enemy of creativity is good sense.”
Pablo Picasso

cartoon

Title :
Some day my prince will come
media: oil
painted: Lawrie Simonson
series of 2 plates
2012 Group show exhibition at the One Years Gallery, Hoxton, London

Size : 28 cm diameter
£5
75.00


Title : Now I kiss you my prince
media: oil
painted: Lawrie Simonson
series of 2 plates
2012 Group show exhibition at the One Years Gallery, Hoxton, London
Size : 28 cm diameter
£575.00



"Everyone has talent at 25. The difficulty is to have it at50."

Edgar Degas

“Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious.”
Oscar Wilde

“Paradoxically though it may seem, it is none the less true that life imitates art far more than art imitates life.”
Oscar Wilde



 







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As far as I am concerned, a painting speaks for itself. What is the use of giving explanations, when all is said and done? A painter has only one language
Pablo Picasso


Much of modern art is devoted to lowering the threshold of what is terrible. By getting us used to what, formerly, we could not bear to see or hear, because it was too shocking, painful, or embarrassing, art changes morals.
Susan Sontag.

Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.
Friedrich Nietzsche

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