"Believe it or not, I can actually draw."
— Jean Michel Basquiat (via momatalks)
"Art history is important as a way of exploring acts and products of human creativity. For me, art history and design and architectural history, broadly conceived to encompass all forms of visual and material culture, is important as a way of making sense of the stuff that surrounds us. It can give us fascinating insights into the lives and practices of our people as both producers and consumers…"
— Deborah Sugg Ryan, in her interview for the AAH’s project Day in the Life of an Art Historian. (via caravaggista)