With the nation at war, I went to an art fair.– Steve Martin, An Object Of Beauty (via nathanjohnson)
Hans Hofmann – On the Aims of Art
Hans Hofmann “On the Aims of Art” Art in Theory: 1900-2000. ed. Harrison and Wood pp. 371-374 “The medium which is used in creating becomes the world of art if the principles and meaning, the essential nature of the medium are mastered and if the artist is intuitive in spirit. For artistic intuition emanates from the cosmos and embraces the whole world. The vaulting, creative mind recognizes no...