Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Painting And Love Quotes


"I love painting." - Heidi Klum

"My first artistic love was drawing and painting." - Wood Harris

"I love painting and have a need to do it." - Emma Watson

"My hobbies away from horse racing would be reading and painting; I love art." - Chantal Sutherland

"I love film - it's like painting." - Azzedine Alaia

"Do you know what the difference is between Friendship and Love? Friendship is the photograph, Love is the oil painting." - Frank Delaney

"Painting was called silent poetry and poetry speaking painting." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Painting is silent poetry, and poetry painting that speaks." - Simonides of Ceos

"Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks." - Plutarch

"I really prize and love great painting. It's so out of date now. It's slightly come back in." - John Lithgow

"I love painting. I went to college in fine arts, and I still do it all the time." - Jessalyn Gilsig

"Everything is love. HEAVEN ON EARTH our idea of heaven has been formed by painting and nothing else. I love pure, bright colours, their intellectual clarity od expression conveying nothing but feeling. Painting - the inspired animation of the surface." - Stefan Szczesny

"I fell in love with painting. Painting allows me to see things as I want to and not necessarily as they are, it's an escape, a way to preserve thoughts and memories, a way to create hopes and dreams. - Marina" - Pittacus Lore

"People know that I always do my hair and makeup, but I also love doing crafts. I love getting a blank canvas and painting something." - Maddie Ziegler

"I'm a storyteller. I love to tell stories about brands. I love to tell stories, period. I like painting pictures through the words, and that's what I do." - Gary Vaynerchuk

"I realized that most people waste their lives earning a living, and I wanted to live. I love painting, so I keep painting. That's how I became an artist." - Pierre Soulages

"The best painting comes out of compulsions and obsessions, out of deep love or hate, out of intellectual or emotional involvement with something that lies outside the painting itself." - Edward Betts

"Love is art, not truth. It's like painting scenery." - Lorrie Moore

"Love is art, not truth. It's like painting scenery." - Lorrie Moore

"Love is art, not truth. It's like painting scenery." - Lorrie Moore

"I love variation in all forms: in painting, in music." - Jim Jarmusch

"I love painting so much that nothing else matters." - Yayoi Kusama

"Literature is painting, architecture, and music." - Yevgeny Zamyatin

"Each painting evolves freely and independently." - Fernando Araujo Perdomo

"Happy painting and God Bless, my friend." - Bob Ross

"I never really separated painting and literature." - Cy Twombly

"Painting and writing are solitary arts." - Conrad Hall

"I tried different techniques during my career, but I especially fell in love with painting with oil and pallette-knife. Every artwork is the result of long painting process; every canvas is born during the creative search; every painting is full of my inner world." - Leonid Afremov

"Painting is traditional but for me that doesn't mean the academy. I felt a need to paint; I love painting. It was something natural - as is listening to music or playing an instrument for some people. For this reason I searched for themes of my era and my generation. Photography offered this, so I chose it as a medium for painting." - Gerhard Richter

"To an untrained eye, need and love were as easily mistaken for each other as the real master's painting and a forgery." - Deb Caletti

"Personally I would like to have pupils, a studio, pass on my love to them, work with them, without teaching them anything.. ..A convent, a monastery, a phalanstery of painting where one could train together.. ..but no programme, no instruction in painting.. ..drawing is still alright, it doesn't count, but painting - the way to learn is to look at the masters, above all at nature, and to watch other people painting.." - Paul Cezanne

"I love the trick of painting. You can have the movement within the still thing, but it is completely fixed. And that illusion is constantly exciting." - Cecily Brown

"In the end I'm in love with it [Western European easel painting]. And that's where a lot of the influence from the work comes from." - Kehinde Wiley

"Though I'm a rogue in talking upon Painting & Love I can be serious and honest upon any subject thoroughly pleasing to me." - Thomas Gainsborough

"Man is driven to create; I know I really love to create things. And while I'm not good at painting, drawing, or music, I can write software." - Yukihiro Matsumoto

"He that would be a painter must have a natural turn thereto. Love and delight therein are better of the Art of Painting than compulsion." - Albrecht Durer

"Poetry and painting are done in the same way you make love; it's an exchange of blood, a total embrace - without caution, without any thought of protecting yourself." - Joan Miro

"On painting and fighting looke aloofe. [On painting and fighting look aloof.]" - George Herbert

"Photoshop came out of painting, and now it's going back to painting." - David Hockney

"A painting is music you can see and music is a painting you can hear." - Miles Davis

"Pop Art is not painting because painting must have content and emotion." - Grace Hartigan

"I don't like painting flowers in my music. I like painting guts and pain." - Jonathan Davis

"I realized painting could look like a film, and a film like a painting." - Rita Ackermann

"I do portraits. I usually do live models in a class environment, but I've been painting at home more. I really love the human form, and I love faces. I've tried to do landscapes a few times." - Michelle Pfeiffer

"In 1939 I wrote my first article ("Intime banaliteter" [Intimate banalities] in the journal Helhesten ) in which I expressed my love for sofa painting, and for the last twenty years I have been preoccupied with the idea of rendering homage to it. Thus I act with full responsibility and after extensive reflection. Only my current situation has enabled me to accomplish the expensive task of demonstrating that the preferred sustenance of painting is painting." - Asger Jorn

"Like commercial stuff is sort of cheap and disposable and fun and can be sort of interesting in many ways. I love being in popular culture and existing in the evolution of popular culture. But it's so different from painting, and it's so different from that sort of slow, contemplative, gradual process that painting is." - Kehinde Wiley

"I don't mean to give performance art a bad name or anything; I think there are people that are legit. I think I just got frustrated painting - I love painting; I actually tried to be an artist, but it's sensitive, and then you have an object. And what do you do with that object? And then repeat and repeat, blah blah blah." - Mary Lynn Rajskub

"I just realized that I never look at a painting and ask, 'Is this painting fictional or non-fictional?' It's just a painting." - Scott McClanahan

"I just realized that I never look at a painting and ask, 'Is this painting fictional or non-fictional?' It's just a painting." - Scott McClanahan

"I trained as a painter, and I still love painting, but eventually I became aware that the physical aspect of painting didn't really suit me. I didn't enjoy working in the medium. It's very messy. I prefer to have it clean, with a nice computer." - Loretta Lux

"Poetry ... is the music and painting of the mind." - Sonia Orwell

"I make no distinction between poetry and painting." - Joan Miro

"Painting is like being a lawyer and attacking a corporation." - John Currin

"As a teenager I started painting and playing guitar." - Buffy Sainte-Marie

"Painting and drawing has been here for 35,000 years." - David Hockney

"Apart from painting and gardening, I'm not good at anything." - Claude Monet

"Perspective is the rein and rudder of painting." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Painting is the intermediate between a thought and a thing." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Painting and tattooing the body is a return to animalism." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Painting is a play of opacities and transparencies." - Pierre Soulages

"I am really enjoying media arts and digital painting." - St. Lucia

"Computers, singing, reading, painting and gardening are my hobbies." - Arfa Karim

"I dream my painting, and then I paint my dream." - Vincent Van Gogh

"I dream of painting and then I paint my dream." - Vincent Van Gogh

"As a teenager I started painting and playing guitar." - Buffy Saintemarie

"I enjoy painting and can copy almost anything." - Vinny Guadagnino

"My hobbies are painting, crafts, and I like golfing." - Nancy Kerrigan

"I've been painting and making things since I was little." - Jemima Kirke

"Writing and Painting are the same for me." - Peter Malkin

"It's important to have a life and spend time outside of those things [music and politics], in order to appreciate what you've achieved as far as just spending time with people you love, and doing things like painting." - Eddie Vedder

"I still have agents in France, Los Angeles and Amsterdam who call and suggest parts. I'd love to keep on doing both painting and acting until the end of my days." - Sylvia Kristel

"Painting is poetry which is seen and not heard, and poetry is a painting which is heard but not seen." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Every year Steve Kaufman supports the charity "Love Ride" by donating a painting to this cause." - Jay Leno

"I love painting. As far as photography is concerned, I understand nothing." - Henri Cartier-Bresson

"Is she not more than painting can express, Or youthful poets fancy when they love?" - Nicholas Rowe

"He who despises painting has no love for the philosophy in nature." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"I love putting paint on canvas, getting lost in the process of painting." - Paul Simonon

"If you're stuck in a painting, then stop and draw something else. Draw a flower and put your love into that flower. Then your powers will come back again." - Pablo Picasso

"It is the mysterious that I love in painting. It is the stillness and the silence. I want my pictures to take effect very slowly, to obsess and to haunt." - William Baziotes

"Look, it's my misery that I have to paint this kind of painting, it's your misery that you have to love it, and the price of the misery is thirteen hundred and fifty dollars." - Mark Rothko

"Whenever I buy a painting, someone invariably says, "Oh, what a great investment." And I hate that reaction. To me, it's a matter of love and not an exchange of equity." - Lars Ulrich

"Lay bare the soul..painting and poetry are like exchange of blood.a passionate embrace,without restraint,without defence.The picture is born..of an overflow of emotions and feelings.." - Joan Miro

"My first sense of myself was as an artist, a painter. I would see a Van Gogh painting and just love it, the more emotional and passionate the more it attracted me." - Philip Schultz

"I love Christmas tree bulbs, and I started putting them in my paintings. You've got to plug this painting in, and it's got a rig in the back, so that each one can be replaced if it burns out." - David Lynch

"Usually people start with painting and then go on to make installations; my painting came from installation." - Michael Craig-Martin

"Painting is so close, so personal, so immediate, and so ordinary... It is the ordinary resurrections that define your painting." - Joshua L. Goldberg

"I don't like getting out when I could be painting. And when I'm painting, I don't want anybody else around." - Captain Beefheart

"Start a painting with fresh ideas, and then let the painting replace your ideas with its ideas." - Walter Darby Bannard

"When you are painting a landscape, assume the painting is real and the landscape is an illusion." - Walter Darby Bannard

"I tried painting for a short time and realized that I was not a child prodigy at painting." - Kim Weston

"I don't like getting out when I could be painting. And when I'm painting, I don't want anybody else around." - Don Van Vliet

"Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Arts is like the power of now. When you're performing, when you're playing, when you're sculpting, painting, it's that moment. I'm in the moment of my life, and that's what I love to do." - Herb Alpert

"I think love to another human can't be wrong in any way. And to show that by painting my nails in rainbow colours, is a simple way to hopefully spread a little joy." - Emma Green Tregaro

"I paint because this is what I love to do. I have been painting since I was a kid and my dream was to become a well known professional artist" - Leonid Afremov

"I love painting still lifes because there's a feeling of musical, flowing experience. The drawing doesn't matter as much - what you're really after is a feeling of clarity and beauty." - Jacob Collins

"I've always been a fan of poetry. I grew up with Lawrence Ferlinghetti and the Beat poets. I really followed that stuff for a while. I just love the way people threw words around like they were painting." - Ric Ocasek

"I frequently lock myself in my studio. I do not often see the people I love, and in the end I shall suffer for it... painting is one's private life." - Edgar Degas

"It is not right for painters to think that painting is like prostitution, that 'first you do it for love, then you do it for others, and finally you do it for money." - Ad Reinhardt

"I love audio books, and when I paint I'm always listening to a book. I find that my imagination really takes flight in the painting process when I'm listening to audio books." - Thomas Kinkade

"Whenever I go on holiday, I like to time travel and imagine what it must have been like 500 years ago. I love the Tuscan landscape, which is reminiscent of a Claude Lorrain painting." - Jools Holland

"I was in love. With a two-dimensional object. A mute in love with a painting. Lovely. Just lovely." - Leanna Renee Hieber

"Easel painting means small painting." - David Hockney

"A lot of young painters love to incorporate celebrity. One idea of being a painter is to use what's happening at the time. Velazquez was painting of his time. And so was Rembrandt. And Francis Bacon was painting his time in London. He was a real mover, but he saw the insect in the rose. But yes, when I do a painting, I want to take the "I did this" out of it. That's why I started using chance, like the markings on the wood. I never wanted to compose." - Ellsworth Kelly

"We Irish prefer embroideries to plain cloth. To us Irish, memory is a canvas-stretched, primed, and ready for painting on. We love the "story" part of the word "history," and we love it trimmed out with color and drama, ribbons and bows. Listen to our tunes, observe a Celtic scroll: we always decorate our essence." - Frank Delaney

"Good painting is nothing else but a copy of the perfections of God and a reminder of His painting. Finally, good painting is a music and a melody which intellect only can appreciate, and with great difficulty." - Michelangelo

"The coming and going of birth and death is a painting. Unsurpassed enlightenment is a painting. The entire phenomenal universe and the empty sky are nothing but a painting." - Dogen

"Painting or poetry is made as one makes love - a total embrace, prudence thrown to the winds, nothing held back." - Joan Miro

"Painting is like making love. You cannot ask, 'How do you do it?' But, hopefully, it is beautiful." - Francesco Clemente

"To love a painting is to feel that this presence is ... not an object but a voice." - Andre Malraux

"One of the things that I love about painting is that I never consider myself to have an audience." - Scott Avett

"I love art. I used to have a painting of Gorbachev that was given to my family by Gorbachev." - Armie Hammer

"Some people like to paint trees. I like to paint love. I find it more meaningful than painting trees." - Robert Indiana

"I believe the reason I love painting so much is that it forces one to be objective." - Max Beckmann

"I have a Damien Hirst spot painting which I love. It has pride of place over my dining-room table." - Cat Deeley

"I love to draw-pencil, ink pen-I love art. When I go on tour and visit museums in Holland, Germany or England-you know those huge paintings?-I'm just amazed. You don't think a painter could do something like that. I can look at a piece of sculpture or a painting and totally lose myself in it." - Michael Jackson

"I love Rauschenberg. I love that he created a turning point in visual history, that he redefined the idea of beauty, that he combined painting, sculpture, photography, and everyday life with such gall, and that he was interested in, as he put it, 'the ability to conceive failure as progress.'" - Jerry Saltz

"I went to the Chicago Art Institute, which was the best painting school in the area at that time. And I took painting classes - basic elementary painting classes and drawing classes of all sorts." - Warren MacKenzie

"I needed an outlet in high school and came across painting. I've actually been painting longer than I've been acting. A movie is a collaborative effort, and with painting you just have yourself." - James Franco

"Painting is a kind of call and response. During the act of painting one is listening, paying attention to a self, a voice simultaneously recognizable and foreign." - Squeak Carnwath

"I reduced painting to its logical conclusion and exhibited three canvases: red, blue, and yellow. I affirmed: this is the end of painting." - Alexander Rodchenko

"(Landscapes) are too close to painting. And TV has nothing to do with painting. It's just transmission. And you can't transmit a landscape, happily enough." - Jean-Luc Godard

"I have never seen a beautiful painting of a beautiful woman. But you can take an ugly woman and make a beautiful painting of her. It is the painting itself that should be beautiful." - Max Ernst

"A painting grows like a plant. Use all colours, all shapes. Everything that attracts and excites me is a part of me. Painting is about proportions, relationships which breathe life. Painting is a harmony which runs parallel to nature." - Stefan Szczesny

"You know, the way art history is taught, often there's nothing that tells you why the painting is great. The description of a lousy painting and the description of a great painting will very much sound the same." - Chuck Close

"Poetry is superior to painting in the presentation of words, and painting is superior to poetry in the presentation of facts. For this reason I judge painting to be superior to poetry." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Painting is... a richer language than words... Painting operates through signs which are not abstract and incorporeal like words. The signs of painting are much closer to the objects themselves." - Jean Dubuffet

"You have made me ashamed of the wasted years. You have made me acknowledge that no darkness has ever been deep enough to extinguish my personal knowledge of love. And all around me in this world I see evidence of love. I see love. I see it in the human struggle. I see its undeniable penetration in all that humans have accomplished in their poetry, their painting, their music, their love of one another and refusal to accept suffering as their lot." - Anne Rice

"All painting - the painting of the past as well as of the present - shows us that its essential plastic means were only line and color." - Piet Mondrian

"People want Art. And they are given it. But the less Art there is in painting the more painting there is." - Pablo Picasso

"A painting is life and a painting is death . . . the picture is our own legacy left by tomorrow's dead for tomorrow's living." - Ivan Albright

"Something in me knows where I'm going, and - well, painting is a state of being. ... Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is." - Jackson Pollock

"What any true painting touches is an absence - an absence of which without the painting, we might be unaware. And that would be our loss." - John Berger

"Ever since I started painting, I have tried to get the fluidity and surprise of image connection, the simultaneity of film montage, into painting." - David Salle

"I'm painting an idea not an ideal. Basically I'm trying to paint a structured painting full of controlled, and therefore potent, emotion." - Euan Uglow

"Something in me knows where I'm going, and - well, painting is a state of being. ... Painting is self-discovery. Every good artist paints what he is." - Jackson Pollock

"Robert von Neumann taught painting, and when I finally got into a painting class of his, he reacted in much the same way." - Warren MacKenzie

"Almost as though the painting itself becomes the embodiment of a type of struggle for visibility, and this might be considered the main subject of the painting." - Kehinde Wiley

"I think that time moves slower in painting. And maybe that accounts for a lot of the anxiety around painting in the last 40 or 50 years." - Joe Bradley

"I would always be painting and drawing. If I was stuck at home, I was in the basement working on a painting." - Terry Crews

"The Academies of Art are nothing but great painting factories - those with talent are fed in at one end, and they come out as mechanical painting machines." - Edvard Munch

"Sculpture is for the touch, painting is for the eye. I wanted to make a sculpture for the eye and a painting for the touch." - Richard Artschwager

"Every painting has a weakness and a breaking point, where the essence of a painting lies. In my case it is never in the centre." - Luc Tuymans

"I think sculpture and painting have an effect to teach us manners, and abolish hurry." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Sculpture and painting have the effect of teaching us manners and abolishing hurry." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I grew up doing some landscaping and painting houses and that kind of thing." - Miles Teller

"Painting and animation can be kind of long work. Music was more immediate and more fun." - Babatunde Adebimpe

"Painting and music were the only things I worked at industriously and faithfully." - Pierre Loti

"I am good at only two things, and those are gardening and painting." - Claude Monet

"Painting does not come from intelligence so much, as from sight and feeling and invention." - Philip Gilbert Hamerton



Painting and Love, Love for Painting, Drawing and Painting, God and Painting, Painting and Drawing, Painting and Life, Painting and Music, Painting and Photography, Painting and Poetry, Painting, Abuse and Love, Action and Love, Admire and Love, Afternoon and Love, Age and Love, Air and Love, Ambition and Love, And Love, Anger and Love, Appearance and Love, Architecture and Love, Argument and Love, Army and Love, Art and Love, Attention and Love, Baby and Love, Baseball and Love, Basketball and Love, Believe and Love,