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Robert Motherwell
(1915-1991) born on
Jan 24
US painter. He was one of founders of Abstract Expressionism, 1940s.
         
   
F
If you can't find your inspiration by walking around the block one time, go around two blocks -- but never three.

R
It may be that the deep necessity of art is the examination of self-deception.
A
It's not that the creative act and the critical act are simultaneous. It's more like you blurt something out and then analyze it.
N
Most painting in the European tradition was painting the mask. Modern art rejected all that. Our subject matter was the person behind the mask.
K
The public's appetite for famous people is a mouth as big as a mountain.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Nightline," ABC TV, 9 Aug 1985.
R: On relationship between torment and creativity; in NY "Times," 17 Nov 1985.
A: On relationship between torment and creativity; in NY "Times," 17 Nov 1985.
N: On relationship between torment and creativity; in NY "Times," 17 Nov 1985.
K: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
   


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