Ken Danby

Ken Danby

Don't cater to the audience. Inspire the audience.More Ken Danby quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Growing up in Northern Ontario provided me with a strong affinity for the natural environment that was so eloquently responded to by Tom Thomson and his colleagues. The concept of this painting grew out of a number of forays into Algonquin over the years. From its conception I intended Algonquin to be a subtle tribute to Tom Thomson. But I also wanted it to be a response to the natural beauty that so typifies the grandeur of Ontario’s first provincial park.More Ken Danby quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Emulation and imitation can legitimately influence one's development, but ultimately the artist must find his own path - and be true to himself.More Ken Danby quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I must have the personal dialogue, the private time, with each painting in progress. I can't share it with anyone until it's done.More Ken Danby quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As an artist, my concern is toward the synthesizing of all the visual elements at my disposal - at the exclusion of none.More Ken Danby quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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