Quotes by Chuck Close

Charles Thomas "Chuck" Close is an American painter, artist and photographer. He makes massive-scale photorealist portraits.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Painting is the frozen evidence of a performance.

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In the 7th grade, I made a 20-foot long mural of the Lewis and Clark Trail while we were studying that in history because I knew I wasn't going to be able to spit back the names and the dates and all that stuff on a test.

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I'm very interested in how we read things, especially the link between seeing two-dimensional and three-dimensional images, because of how I read.

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Never let anyone define what you are capable of by using parameters that don't apply to you.

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Sculpture occupies real space like we do... you walk around it and relate to it almost as another person or another object.

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