my visual response nr 3. on Friedrich Schillers phrase in the ‘Letters Upon The Aesthetic Education of Man’:
text: "It is by beauty that Man with his senses will be brought to form and to thinking.".
In 2007 I painted a series of watercolor as my visual response on reading the Letters by Friedrich Schiller researching the relation between Beauty / Aesthetics and Truth.
Here in this set I present some of the painted images which kept ahead after the years. I repainted the originals of 2007 digitally with the only option to achieve a visual convincing image.
Dutch contemporary abstract artist, Fons Heijnsbroek.
Instructive & inspirational famous artist quotes from Abstract Expressionism
As inspirational & instructive source for myself I collected famous artists quotes – many of them from the artists of American Abstract-Expressionism.
Jackson Pollock, De Kooning, Baziotes, Helen Frankenthaler, Motherwell, Gorky, Guston, Twombly, Newman, Rothko, Gottlieb, Jasper Johns, Lee Krasner, Hans Hofmann, Franz Kline, Joan Mitchell , etc..
If you like to read them, you can find them on:
Famous Artists quotes – from their talks & writings – on art, life + biography info