Thomas Hoving Quotes

Top 16 wise famous quotes and sayings by Thomas Hoving

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Thomas Hoving quotes: Great art should be shown with great excitement. Great art should be shown with great excitement.
Thomas Hoving quotes: The definition of art has to shift whenever an innovator appears. The definition of art has to shift whenever an innovator appears.
Thomas Hoving quotes: Art is sexy! Art is money-sexy! Art is money-sexy-social-climbing-fantastic! Art is sexy! Art is money-sexy! Art is money-sexy-social-climbing-fantastic!
Thomas Hoving quotes: Parks are works of art just as a painting or sculpture is. Parks are works of art just as a painting or sculpture is.
Thomas Hoving quotes: Even if virtually anything can be art, there are levels of quality. Even if virtually anything can be art, there are levels of quality.
Thomas Hoving quotes: With each change of definition in art, something considered non-art or bad art by a previous generation is suddenly acceptable. With each change of definition in art, something considered non-art or bad art by a previous generation is suddenly acceptable.
Thomas Hoving quotes: If you don't work yourself up into a fever of greed and covetousness in an art museum, you're just not doing the job. If you don't work yourself up into a fever of greed and covetousness in an art museum, you're just not doing the job.
Thomas Hoving quotes: The only enemy of art is taste. The only enemy of art is taste.
Thomas Hoving quotes: No matter how hard I tried to popularize, I never cheapened a great work of art. No matter how hard I tried to popularize, I never cheapened a great work of art.
Thomas Hoving quotes: To appreciate a work of art, is it okay to like what you like, and the heck with the art critics and experts? Absolutely. To appreciate a work of art, is it okay to like what you like, and the heck with the art critics and experts? Absolutely.