Piet Mondrian Quotes

Top 40 wise famous quotes and sayings by Piet Mondrian

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Piet Mondrian quotes: The truly modern artist is aware of abstraction in an emotion of beauty. The truly modern artist is aware of abstraction in an emotion of beauty.
Piet Mondrian quotes: It is a task of art to express clear vision of reality. It is a task of art to express clear vision of reality.
Piet Mondrian quotes: I think that the destructive element is too much neglected in art. I think that the destructive element is too much neglected in art.
Piet Mondrian quotes: The surface of things gives enjoyment, their interiority gives life. The surface of things gives enjoyment, their interiority gives life.
Piet Mondrian quotes: By the unification of architecture, sculpture and painting a new plastic reality will be created. By the unification of architecture, sculpture and painting a new plastic reality will be created.
Piet Mondrian quotes: I want to abolish time, especially in the contemplation of architecture. I want to abolish time, especially in the contemplation of architecture.
Piet Mondrian quotes: We need words to name and designate things. But we have only a static language with which to express ourselves. We need words to name and designate things. But we have only a static language with which to express ourselves.
Piet Mondrian quotes: I don't want pictures, I want to find things out. I don't want pictures, I want to find things out.
Piet Mondrian quotes: The position of the artist if humble. He is essentially a channel. The position of the artist if humble. He is essentially a channel.
Piet Mondrian quotes: The essence of painting has actually always been to make it [the universal] plastically perceptible through colour and line. The essence of painting has actually always been to make it [the universal] plastically perceptible through colour and line.
Piet Mondrian quotes: To move the picture into our surroundings and give it real existence has been my ideal since I came to abstract painting. To move the picture into our surroundings and give it real existence has been my ideal since I came to abstract painting.
Piet Mondrian quotes: Curves are so emotional. Curves are so emotional.
Piet Mondrian quotes: By turning from the surface, one comes closer to the inner laws of matter, which are also the laws of the Spirit. By turning from the surface, one comes closer to the inner laws of matter, which are also the laws of the Spirit.
Piet Mondrian quotes: Only conscious man can mirror the universal: he can consciously become one with the universal and so can consciously transcend the individual. Only conscious man can mirror the universal: he can consciously become one with the universal and so can consciously transcend the individual.
Piet Mondrian quotes: All individual thought is dissolved in universal thought, as all form is dissolved in the universal plastic means of Abstract-Real painting. All individual thought is dissolved in universal thought, as all form is dissolved in the universal plastic means of Abstract-Real painting.
Piet Mondrian quotes: Things are beautiful or ugly only in time and space. The new man's vision being liberated from these two factors, all is unified in one unique beauty. Things are beautiful or ugly only in time and space. The new man's vision being liberated from these two factors, all is unified in one unique beauty.
Piet Mondrian quotes: It is not important to make many pictures but that I have one picture right. It is not important to make many pictures but that I have one picture right.
Piet Mondrian quotes: Abstract art is not the creation of another reality but the true vision of reality. Abstract art is not the creation of another reality but the true vision of reality.
Piet Mondrian quotes: The desire for freedom and equilibrium (harmony) is inherent in man (due to the universal in him). The desire for freedom and equilibrium (harmony) is inherent in man (due to the universal in him).
Piet Mondrian quotes: Art is the path to being spiritual. Art is the path to being spiritual.