” It’s such a weird self-confidence that an artist has – to conceive of this thing that serves no function and say, ‘I’m going to really work hard for it and give it and it’s just going to matter to people.’ You really have to believe it all on your own. “


” A lot of my work is about what’s abstract and what’s pictorial. Is it bubblegum, or is it an abstract painting using bubblegum? The energy comes from walking that line and watching things dip this way and that. “


” The different bodies of my work end themselves when there’s no more discovery to be had. “


” A lot of my work is about equalizing things and kind of destroying any barrier between what’s high and low, or what’s deep or what’s shallow, complex or simple. I hope I’m ever-changing. “


” A lot of my work involves instilling objects with the power of touch – a transference of soul, spirit, energy through actions. “



All 5 Dan Colen Quotes about Work in picture


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A lot of my work is about what


The different bodies of my work end themselves when there
A lot of my work is about equalizing things and kind of destroying any barrier between what
A lot of my work involves instilling objects with the power of touch - a transference of soul, spirit, energy through actions.
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