” I don’t look at the work of my contemporaries very much, I tend to look at pictures by dead artists. It’s much easier to get near their paintings. “


” I look at my pictures, and I think, ‘Well, how did I do that?’ “


” I want my pictures to be things. I want them to be made up of marks that are physically and individually self-sufficient. “


” The picture surface recedes just as much in the 20th century as it did in the 15th. The techniques of making pictures have hardly changed. “



All 4 Howard Hodgkin Quotes about Pictures in picture


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I look at my pictures, and I think,


I want my pictures to be things. I want them to be made up of marks that are physically and individually self-sufficient.
The picture surface recedes just as much in the 20th century as it did in the 15th. The techniques of making pictures have hardly changed.
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