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Anish Kapoor

Indian,  Artist
Total Quotes : 42
Work Deep Will

A work will only have deep resonance if the kind of darkness I can generate is something that is resident in me already.

- Anish Kapoor

Powerful I Am Proud

I am Indian, and I'm proud of it. Indian life is mythologically rich and powerful.

- Anish Kapoor

Ideas Grow Other

All ideas grow out of other ideas.

- Anish Kapoor

Game Making Very

Being an artist is a very long game. It is not a 10-year game. I hope I'll be around making art when I'm 80.

- Anish Kapoor

World Problem Symbolic

I feel the symbolic world is the nub of a problem for an artist.

- Anish Kapoor

Feel Everything I Feel

I feel there's everything to do yet.

- Anish Kapoor

Art Objects Artists

Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.

- Anish Kapoor

Artist Always Going

I've always felt that if one was going to take seriously this vocation as an artist, you have to get beyond that decorative facade.

- Anish Kapoor

Boredom Possibilities

It's precisely in those moments when I don't know what to do, boredom drives one to try a host of possibilities to either get somewhere or not get anywhere.

- Anish Kapoor

Involvement Viewer Itself

The work itself has a complete circle of meaning and counterpoint. And without your involvement as a viewer, there is no story.

- Anish Kapoor

Away Sufficiently Subject

Content arises out of certain considerations about form, material, context-and that when that subject matter is sufficiently far away.

- Anish Kapoor

Art Myself End

I, in the end, make art for myself.

- Anish Kapoor

Bad Take Review

If you get a bad review, you take that in your stride.

- Anish Kapoor

Artist Role Pursue

It's the role of the artist to pursue content.

- Anish Kapoor

Next Studio Sold

My first show sold within the first 3 minutes, and I came back to the studio and spent the next two and a half years making almost nothing.

- Anish Kapoor

Work Artist Set

I'm not an artist who has an agenda that's set by the work.

- Anish Kapoor

Last Maybe Acceptable

Maybe the way we have learned to look has changed in the last 25 years, and the exotic is much more acceptable. There are many artists now, younger artists, who work out of the exotic.

- Anish Kapoor

Kind Form Almost

Much of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form.

- Anish Kapoor

Art Almost All Set

One does not set out with the idea that I've just had a great idea and now I'm going to go and carry it out. Almost all art that's made like that doesn't go anywhere.

- Anish Kapoor

Artist About Must

One must not believe any of those mythologies about oneself as an artist.

- Anish Kapoor