Quotes About Art Appreciation

Quotes tagged as "art-appreciation" (showing 1-6 of 6)
Arthur Schopenhauer
“Treat a work of art like a prince: let it speak to you first.”
Arthur Schopenhauer

Ansel Adams
“A photograph is usually looked at- seldom looked into.”
Ansel Adams

Wayne Gerard Trotman
“For most people, art is only valuable if other people say it is; and artists are only worthwhile if they are either rich and famous, or dead.”
Wayne Gerard Trotman

Okakura Kakuzō
“In my young days I praised the master whose pictures I liked, but as my judgment matured I praised myself for liking what the masters had chosen to have me like.”
Okakura Kakuzō, The Book of Tea

T.S. Eliot
“No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone. His significance, his appreciation is the appreciation of his relation to the dead poets and artists. You cannot value him alone; you must set him, for contrast and comparison, among the dead. I mean this as a principle of aesthetic, not merely historical, criticism.”
T.S. Eliot, The Sacred Wood

“It has been said that art is a tryst; for in the joy of it, maker and beholder meet.”
Kojiro Tomita

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