Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
– Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Art does not imitate life. Art is much more powerful than that. Art brings life back. And it does it by exposing the secrets we all carry inside.
– Jose Raul Bernardo, The Secret of the Bulls (Simon & Schuster, 1996
Art does not reproduce the visible rather, it makes visible.
– Paul Klee
Art does not reproduce the visible; rather, it makes visible.
– Paul Klee, Creative Credo, 1920
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
– Thomas Merton
Art for art's sake makes no more sense than gin for gin's sake.
– W. Somerset Maugham
Art has an enemy called ignorance.
– Ben Jonson
Art is a chimeric and permanent intervention in the mistery of permanent creation.
– Paul Păun
Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
– Andre Gide
Art is a collarboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
– Andr Gide
Art is a deliberate recreation of a new and special reality that grows from your response to life. It cannot be copied; it must be created.
Art is a hot soup in this cold world!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
– Pablo Picasso
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.
Art is a lie that tells the truth.
Art is a lie which makes us realize the truth.
– Pablo Picasso, Asher Lev Book
Art is a man's nature nature is God's art.
– Philip James Bailey
Art is a reality, not a definition; inasmuch as it approaches a reality, it approaches perfection, and inasmuch as it approaches a mere definition, it is imperfect and untrue.
– Benjamin Haydon
Art is a selective re-creation of reality according to an artist's metaphysical value-judgments. An artist recreates those aspects of reality which represent his fundamental view of man's nature.
– Ayn Rand
Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
– Kahlil Gibran
ART is a word which summarizes THE QUALITY OF COMMUNICATION.
– L. Ron Hubbard
Art is about painting. All the rest is just a sideshow
– Geoff Bunn
Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is an invention of philosophers. What we call art is a game.
– Octavio Paz
Art is anything you can get away with.
– Andy Warhol
Art is apotheosis; often, the complaint of beauty.
– Dejan Stojanovic