Oskar Kokoschka

Oskar Kokoschka

Austrian painter and playwright, representative of expressionism
I cannot say why I wanted to paint.The only answer is in the pictures themselves.More Oskar Kokoschka quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I try to keep my sitters moving and talking, to make them forget they are being painted. This has nothing to do with extracting intimate secrets or confessions, but rather with establishing, in motion, an essential image of the kind that remains in memory or recurs in dreams.More Oskar Kokoschka quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most fundamental in me is coming uppermost, and the transient, the sensational, is dispersing, because it can't adversely influence what is essential to me.More Oskar Kokoschka quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I used to be too subjective, and I was always tempted to find my inner self in the exterior and dissipate my imagination on other people and on life.More Oskar Kokoschka quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Consciousness is a sea ringed with visions.More Oskar Kokoschka quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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