"When I paint, I feel empowered to create universes in which infinite big bangs of color both absorb me and at the same time free my imagination."
"In Art We Love"
"Play, to explore, create, learn, enjoy, to survive. Play always. "
London, United Kingdom
"Change is the only constant." - Heraclitus
"Art is a mystery with the purpose to open thousands of possibilities."
"Theory may inform but practice convinces." - George Burns
"My work is about life cycles which I portray with processed materials. In the forest, you find all the life cycles but most of all, the understanding of the human being."
"I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion." - Jack Kerouac
"The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience." - Emily Dickinson
"The true picture of the past flits by. The past can be seized only as an image which flashes up at the instant when it can be recognized and is never seen again." - Walter Benjamin
"There is a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in." - Leonard Cohen
"What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit." - John Updike
Warwick, United States
"Abstraction means to work with my personal associations and transfer them to pictures."
"I strive to make my work pleasing to the eye but also add that element of intrigue and mystery."
Preston, United Kingdom
"First, make work."
Los Angeles, USA
"What is really interesting for me is the possibility to manipulate a form and alter it in multiple ways."
"Not only does Buja work in his studio - to him, urban spaces are playgrounds and provide experimental space."
"My paintings are about perception - about blind spots, fragmentary figures and individual realization."
"Quality, light, color, depth, which are there before us, are there only because they awaken an echo in our bodies and because the body welcomes them." - Maurice Merleau-Ponty
"I don't abstract from anything... I am involved with real space, the room itself, real light and real surface." - Robert Ryman
"Art is the exclusion of the unnecessary." - Carl Andre
"I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image etc., because the painting has a life of its own." - Jackson Pollock
"What is real is not the external form, but the essence of things... It is impossible for anyone to express anything essentially real by imitating its exterior surface." - Constantin Brancusi
"The thread is also something that connects, repairs and holds the cracks together. The cracks in the CV remain visible like wrinkles as signs of life."
"In order to finish a painting, you must always ruin it a little." - Delacroix
"It is your duty in life to save your dream." - Amadeo Modigliani
"I'm looking at the big sky" - Kate Bush
Brighton, United Kingdom
"Do what you Love! never stop."
"I am interested in people and the things they do and I feel I am part of a wider social process." - Boris Mikhailov
"..One can only see clearly with the heart; the essentials are invisible to the eyes..." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Art is art. Everything else is everything else." - Ad Reinhardt