Fauvism Quotes

"Truth exists, only falsehood has to be invented." (Georges Braque)

"Art must not be intelligent; art is a jouisance, an enjoyment." (André Derain)

"We were always intoxicated with colour, with words that speak of colour, and with the sun that makes colours live." (André Derain)

"It is the eye of ignorance that assigns a fixed and unchangeable color to every object; beware of this stumbling block." (Paul Gauguin)

“From the moment I held the box of colors in my hands, I knew this was my life. I threw myself into it like a beast that plunges towards the thing it loves.” (Henri Matisse)

"I don't paint things. I only paint the difference between things." (Henri Matisse)