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Famous René Magritte Quotes and Sayings|
Inspirational Art Quotes by the famous Belgian
Surrealist painter and printmaker Rene
born René François Ghislain
Magritte - Lessines, Belgium - 21st of November,
1898 / Died 15th of August, 1967
Famous Rene Magritte paintings included poetic,
surreal images that often confuse the eye.
His surrealist works continue to be very popular
and often reproduced as posters worldwide.
+ Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.
Art evokes the mystery without which the world
would not exist.
+ Between ourselves it's terrible what one lays
one self open to when drawing an innocent picture.
+ The void is the only mystery left for man
+ My painting is visible images which conceal
nothing.. they evoke mystery and indeed when one
sees one of my pictures, one asks oneself this
simple question 'What does that mean'? It does
not mean anything, because mystery means nothing
either, it is unknowable.