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Warhol Quotes + Paintings
American painter, illustrator, printmaker and film maker who was central to the Pop Art movement.
Weiwei Quotes (1957-)
Chinese conceptual artist and activist.
Whistler Quotes (1834-1903)
American British painter and printmaker known for his portraits and nightscapes.
Whiteley Quotes + Paintings
Australian painter, printmaker, and sculptor known for his images of Sydney, interiors, portraits and nudes.
Williams Quotes + Paintings
Australian painter and printmaker famous for his painterly depictions of the Australian landscape.
Wood Quotes (1891-1942)
American painter known for his rural scenes of the American countryside, with 'American Gothic' being his most famous work.
Lloyd Wright Quotes (1867-1959)
American architect and interior designer famous for buildings like the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City.
Wyeth Quotes (1917-2009)
American artist painting scenes of the US countryside and life in a realist manner, with a little suggestive drama thrown in.
- "Fantasy love is
much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting.
The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never
- "The fundamental
problem is not that there are limits on voicing different opinions
here. The problem is that the whole society is dying through lack
of responsibility or involvement."
- "To say of a picture,
as is often said in its praise, that it shows great and earnest
labor, is to say that it is incomplete and unfit for view."
- "A painting is a
record of the extremely intensified moments of life where
more than one space, two senses of time, more than the law even
seems at work, where the emotional forces seem to be propelling
one to a dangerous limit, where reason and explanations become too
enfeebled or too speeded-up to matter."
- "I see things in
terms of paint, all else is irrelevant."
- "I realized that
all the really good ideas I'd ever had came to me while I was milking
a cow. So I went back to Iowa."
- "Nature is my manifestation
of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work.
I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its
Frank Lloyd Wright
- "I get letters from
people about my work. The thing that pleases me most is that my
work touches their feelings. In fact, they don't talk about the
paintings. They end up telling me the story of their life or how
their father died."