” I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I’m a messenger. “


” Art to me is a humanitarian act and I believe that there is a responsibility that art should somehow be able to effect mankind, to make the word a better place. “


” I believe in advertisement and media completely. My art and my personal life are based in it. I think that the art world would probably be a tremendous reservoir for everybody involved in advertising. “


” I love the gallery, the arena of representation. It’s a commercial world, and morality is based generally around economics, and that’s taking place in the art gallery. “


” I believe that my art gets across the point that I’m in this morality theater trying to help the underdog, and I’m speaking socially here, showing concern and making psychological and philosophical statements for the underdog. “


” Art has this ability to allow you to connect back through history in the same way that biology does. I’m always looking for source material. “


” When I view the world, I don’t think of my own work. I think of my hope that, through art, people can get a sense of the type of invisible fabric that holds us all together, that holds the world together. “


” Art helped give me confidence. “


” Art was something I could do better. It gave me a sense of self. “


” I remember being an art student and going to the Whitney in 1974 to see the exhibition of Jim Nutt, the Chicago imagist. It was then I transferred to school in Chicago, all because of that show. “


” I was trying to make art that my son could look on in the future and would realize I was thinking about him very much during these times… that he can look and see my dad’s thinking about me, but to also embed in these things something that is bigger than all of us. “


” I spend much more time looking at art history and at different references to art than I do at actual objects. “


” I enjoy all mediums, and I have to say, music is the medium that first made me understand how powerful art could be. “


” As an artist, I’ve always wanted to participate in the dialogue of art with other artists. “


” I produce a lot of my artwork in Germany. “



All 15 Jeff Koons Quotes about Art in picture


I try to be a truthful artist and I try to show a level of courage. I enjoy that. I
Art to me is a humanitarian act and I believe that there is a responsibility that art should somehow be able to effect mankind, to make the word a better place.


I believe in advertisement and media completely. My art and my personal life are based in it. I think that the art world would probably be a tremendous reservoir for everybody involved in advertising.
I love the gallery, the arena of representation. It
I believe that my art gets across the point that I
Art has this ability to allow you to connect back through history in the same way that biology does. I
When I view the world, I don
Art helped give me confidence.
Art was something I could do better. It gave me a sense of self.
I remember being an art student and going to the Whitney in 1974 to see the exhibition of Jim Nutt, the Chicago imagist. It was then I transferred to school in Chicago, all because of that show.
I was trying to make art that my son could look on in the future and would realize I was thinking about him very much during these times... that he can look and see my dad
I spend much more time looking at art history and at different references to art than I do at actual objects.
I enjoy all mediums, and I have to say, music is the medium that first made me understand how powerful art could be.
As an artist, I
I produce a lot of my artwork in Germany.
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