A line is a dot that went for a walk. Paul Klee
The obvious is boring, yet effective. The abstract is more exciting, yet potentially unlikeable. But those that do get it appreciate it far more. Obscurity drives the artist to make things mostly for the niche. That niche then becomes responsible for legitimizing the artist. When weird becomes popular and cool, creativity faces resistance. The artist […]
“One is you can get rich, that’s pretty good. But the newer part of it culturally seems to be that you’re like a hero. Steve Jobs is the epitome. You’re an artist. You’re a visionary. You’re a hero. You’re a billionaire. You have a tremendous amount of power … It’s like the fame of a […]
“Life and art can happen at any moment. If I go to the studio based on what the clock says, what am I supposed to do if I don’t have any feeling or thoughts right then?” — Chinese artist Xu Bing
Yiying Lu recreates her original “Fail Whale” for Twitter to a “Win Whale”.