Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth

Whenever I am embraced by land and seascape I draw ideas for new sculptures; new forms to touch and walk around, new people to embrace, with an exactitude of form that those without sight can hold and realize... ...It is essentially practical and passionate.More Barbara Hepworth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One must be entirely sensitive to the structure of the material that one is handling. One must yield to it in tiny details of execution, perhaps the handling of the surface or grain, and one must master it as a whole.More Barbara Hepworth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My left hand is my thinking hand (image), my right hand my doing hand (sequence).More Barbara Hepworth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The sculptor must search with passionate intensity for the underlying principle of the organisation of mass and tension - the meaning of gesture and the structure of rhythm.More Barbara Hepworth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
. . . I rarely draw what I see. I draw what I feel in my body.More Barbara Hepworth quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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