Albert Ryder

Albert Ryder

The artist needs but a roof, a crust of bread, and his easel, and all the rest God gives him in abundance. He must live to paint and not paint to live.More Albert Ryder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The artist should fear to become the slave of detail. He should strive to express his thought and not the surface of it. What avails a storm cloud accurate in form and color if the storm is not therein?More Albert Ryder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Modern art must strike out from the old. The new is not revealed to those whose eyes are fastened in worship upon the old…Have you ever seen an inch worm crawl up a leaf or twig, and then clinging to the very end, revolve in the air, feeling for something to reach? That's like me. I am trying to find something out there beyond the place on which I have a footing.More Albert Ryder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The new is not revealed to those whose eyse are fastened in worship upon the old.More Albert Ryder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Imitation is not inspiration, and inspiration only can give birth to a work of art. The least of man's original emanation is better than the best of borrowed thought.More Albert Ryder quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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