Jean Philippe Arthur Dubuffet, 1901 - 1985
Born: 31 July 1901, Le Havre, France
Died: 12 May 1985, Paris, France
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Jean Dubuffet quotes:
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- Art is the most frenzied orgy man is capable of. permalink
1946, alternate translation
- Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp. permalink
1946, quoted by Mildred Glimcher in Jean Dubuffet (1987)
- What culture lacks is the taste for anonymous, innumerable germination. Culture is smitten with counting and measuring; it feels out of place and uncomfortable with the innumerable; its efforts tend, on the contrary, to limit the numbers in all domains; it tries to count on its fingers. permalink
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