“Being an artist means forever healing your own wounds and at the same time endlessly exposing them.”
— Annette Messager
Claude Monet – Water Lilies, c. 1915
“If all you can do is crawl, start crawling.”
© Helen Lyôn
“I have always felt a remarkable exhilaration being among people with a purpose…”
— Truman Capote, In Cold Blood
THE RW DROP CLOTH OVERALLS
A woman in a cloud of colors by Nicholas Coss
@raleighdenimworkshop #patterns on view in #ByThePeople “Designing a Better America” @cooperhewitt #toolshedding (at Cooper Hewitt)
Tapestry Artist Chrissie Freeth
“A bird gets up every morning and sings its song. It does not wait to hear what other birds are singing, nor does it look to see if another bird is getting more notice.
It knows its song innately and sings.
This is nature: knowing your own song.”
— Michele Oka Doner
Sally Mankus Mixed Media Artist
“… I got saved by the beauty of the world.”
— Mary Oliver
Figurative Papier-Mâché Lamp Sculptures by S.MOUTON-PERRAT & F. GUIBRUNET
Uccello che entra nella foresta, 1977
39 3/8 x 35 ½ x 10 ¼ inches (100 x 90 x 26 cm)
“We live only to discover beauty.
All else is a form of waiting.”
— Kahlil Gibrán