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Eleanor Antin

Eleanor Antin

Life is a mixture of the absurd, the comic, and the disastrous.

Dear Daughters

Dear Daughters

With the use of a household board game ⎯ which consisited of a few rules and two decks of cards that had been hand-written and illustrated by us and our 9-year-old daughter ⎯ we were able to stimulate a dialogue between fathers and daughters on themes of feminist thoughts and practice.

Alice Neel

Alice Neel

I do not pose my sitters. I do not deliberate and then concoct... Before painting, when I talk to the person, they unconsciously assume their most characteristic pose, which in a way involves all their character and social standing - what the world has done to them and their retaliation.

Yayoi Kusama ⚫️

Yayoi Kusama ⚫️

I am deeply interested in trying to understand the relationship between people, society, and nature; and my work is forged from accumulations of these frictions.

Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat

I had some money; I made the best paintings ever,' I was completely reclusive, worked a lot, took a lot of drugs. I was awful to people.

Katharina Grosse

Katharina Grosse

Scale is the psychological aspect of the work, whereas size refers to its measurable appearance.

Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

I thought about the way that I love, and that it’s impossible, that I pour love into people and things passionately and never expect it to be returned. It’s just me who gives, that is how my life is now. 

Ellen Gallagher

Ellen Gallagher

I am interested in signs not as static but as moving, as things that start with something that has already been discarded. 

Mamma Andersson

Mamma Andersson

You asked me about presence, about emotional consciousness . . . . This is what I’m looking for all the time. The theoretical distance you mention can fuck off.

Jennifer Steinkamp 🍃

Jennifer Steinkamp 🍃

Jennifer Steinkamp is an installation artist who works with video and new media in order to explore ideas about architectural space, motion, and perception.