Honoring Andy Warhol ♥ Original Art & His Most Brilliant Quotes NYFW│AW17
When you think of art and New York City, a lot of legends start circulating and amongst them is Andy Warhol. This year NYFW honors his legend with displaying original art works around the Skylight Clarkson. Which are also on sale… I put together a list of his most brilliant and sassy quotes below ↓
Art is what you can get away with.
— Andy Warhol
In partnership with E! and Christie’s, IMG will be displaying more than 72 works of original Andy Warhol art, including some of his famous fashion personality portraits, at Skylight Clarkson Sq during fashion week according to Fashionista. The works will be up for sale online and proceeds will benefit the Warhol Foundation’s grant-making programs, which benefit individual artists and nonprofit arts organizations.
— NYFW (@nyfw) February 9, 2017
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
An artist is somebody who produces things that people don’t need to have.
Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
I am a deeply superficial person.
Andy Warhol: I think everybody should like everybody. Gene Swenson: Is that what Pop Art is all about? Andy Warhol: Yes, it’s liking things.
I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.
If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am. There’s nothing behind it.
What’s great about this country is America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca-Cola, and you can know that the President drinks Coke, Liz Taylor drinks Coke, and just think, you can drink Coke, too. A Coke is a Coke and no amount of money can get you a better Coke than the one the bum on the corner is drinking. All the Cokes are the same and all the Cokes are good.
People should fall in love with their eyes closed. Just close your eyes. Don’t look and it’s magic.
I like to be the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place. Being the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place is worth it because something interesting always happens.
When people are ready to, they change. They never do it before then, and sometimes they die before they get around to it. You can’t make them change if they don’t want to, just like when they do want to, you can’t stop them.