• Noun: the products of human creativity; works of art collectively; examples: "an art exhibition", "a fine collection of art"
• Noun: the creation of beautiful or significant things; examples: "art does not need to be innovative to be good", "I was never any good at art", "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
• Noun: a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; examples: "the art of conversation", "it's quite an art"
• Noun: photographs or other visual representations in a printed publication; example: "the publisher was responsible for all the artwork in the book"
Good art however "immoral" is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
Just as the development of earth art and installation art stemmed from the idea of taking art out of the galleries, the basis of my involvement with public art is a continuation of wall drawings.
All of the significant art of today stems from Conceptual art. This includes the art of installation, political, feminist and socially directed art.
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
I went to art school for fine art and then I started doing performance art, and then I started making fun of performance art, and it turned into comedy.
There is in fact no such thing as art for art's sake, art that stands above classes, art that is detached from or independent of politics. Proletarian literature and art are part of the whole proletarian revolutionary cause.
The novel is the first art form that is an honest-to-god commodity. That's what makes it different from both high art and folk art.
There is an art of reading, as well as an art of thinking, and an art of writing.
People were more interested in the phenomena than the art itself. This, combined with the growing interest in collecting art as an investment and the resultant boom in the art market, made it a difficult time for a young artist to remain sincere without becoming cynical.
Thought is more important than art. To revere art and have no understanding of the process that forces it into existence, is finally not even to understand what art is.
It is a peculiar art form, but I think it's a necessary art form - and I do believe it's a noble art form.
If we know the divine art of concentration, if we know the divine art of meditation, if we know the divine art of contemplation, easily and consciously we can unite the inner world and the outer world.
Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
Unless you are a born connoisseur of art, you will not be able to judge by yourself why certain art is superior to other art.
The recognition of the art that informs all pure science need not mean the abandonment for it of all present art, rather it will mean the completion of the transformation of art that has already begun.
I think TV promulgates the idea that good art is just art which makes people like and depend on the vehicle that brings them the art.
Look. Art knows no prejudice, art knows no boundaries, art doesn't really have judgement in it's purest form. So just go, just go.
Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance.
Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don't believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art's sake.
We all agree now - by "we" I mean intelligent people under sixty - that a work of art is like a rose. A rose is not beautiful because it is like something else. Neither is a work of art. Roses and works of art are beautiful in themselves.