Nature does not proceed in a straight line, it is rather a sprawling development.
Quote by Robert Smithson
Robert Smithson Quotes
A vacant white room with lights is still a submission to the neutral. Works of...
Nature is never finished.
Artists are expected to fit into fraudulent categories.
Painting, sculpture and architecture are finished, but the art habit continues.
An emotion is suggested and demolished in one glance by certain words.
When a finished work of 20thcentury sculpture is placed in an 18th-century garden, it is...
Some artists imagine they've got a hold on this apparatus, which in fact has got...
Language should find itself in the physical world, and not end up locked in an...
Abstraction is everybody's zero but nobody's nought.
Parks are idealizations of nature, but nature in fact is not a condition of the...
History is representational, while time is abstract; both of these artifices may be found in...
Mistakes and dead-ends often mean more to these artists than any proven problem.
Artists themselves are not confined, but their output is.
Art's development should be dialectical and not metaphysical.
Banal words function as a feeble phenomena that fall into their own mental bogs of...
Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished...
Language thus becomes monumental because of the mutations of advertising.
History is a facsimile of events held together by finally biographical information.
Language operates between literal and metaphorical signification.
Instead of causing us to remember the past like the old monuments, the new monuments...