Hans Hofmann

Hans Hofmann

Creation is dominated by three absolutely different factors: First, nature, which works upon us by its laws; second, the artist, who creates a spiritual contact with nature and his materials; third, the medium of expression through which the artist translates his inner world.More Hans Hofmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The art of pictorial creation is so complicated - it is so astronomical in its possibilities of relation and combination that it would take an act of super-human concentration to explain the final realizationMore Hans Hofmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It makes no difference whether a work is naturalistic or abstract; every visual expression follows the same fundamental laws.More Hans Hofmann quotes [08/29/2011 03:08:52]
To me, art is the glorification of the human spirit.More Hans Hofmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To worship the product and ignore its development leads to dilettantism and reaction.More Hans Hofmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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