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THE ORIGIN OF ART:
The discrepancy between physical fact and psychic effect.
THE CONTENT OF ART:
Visual information of our reaction to life. THE MEASURE OF ART: The ratio of effort to effect.
THE AIM OF ART:
Revelation and evocation of vision.
The concern of the artist is with the discrepancy between physical fact and psychological effect.
In visual perception a color is almost never seen as it really is — as it physically is. This fact makes color the most relative medium in art.
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Tonight, the whole world is watching America. I believe at our best America is a beacon for the globe. And we lead not by the example of our power, but by the power of our example.
March 19, 1888
March 25, 1976
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