Artist Thoughts

Art is to console those who are broken by life

I fight pain, anxiety, and fear every day, and the only method I have found that relieves my illness is to keep creating art. I followed the thread of art and somehow discovered a path that would allow me to live

Yayoi Kusama
The Passing Winter (2005)
Tate

© YAYOI KUSAMA

Agnes Martin
Faraway Love (1999)
ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland

© estate of Agnes Martin

I think that personal feelings, sentimentality and those sorts of emotions, are not art but that universal emotions like happiness are art