Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

French painter and art theorist
The real function of art is to change mental patterns ... making new thought possible.More Jean Dubuffet quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What seems interesting to me is to reproduce in the figurative representation of an object the whole complex system of impressions we receive in the normal course of everyday life, the way this affects our feelings and the shape it takes in our memory; and it is to this that I have always applied myself.More Jean Dubuffet quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What culture lacks is the taste for anonymous, innumerable germination. Culture is smitten with counting and measuring; it feels out of place and uncomfortable with the innumerable; its efforts tend, on the contrary, to limit the numbers in all domains; it tries to count on its fingers.More Jean Dubuffet quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Man's need for art is absolutely primordial, as strong as, and perhaps stronger than, our need for bread. Without bread, we die of hunger, but without art we die of boredom.More Jean Dubuffet quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp.More Jean Dubuffet quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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