Camille Claudel, La Valse, (1899-1905)
such a genius, such a tragedy.
New Slate 2012
MY DARLING ALEXI DRESCHKE
"real ugliness is just as rare as real beauty"
ASGER JORN - ARTIST’S STATEMENT
published 1964 in Asger Jorn by Guy Atkins.
GUSTAV KLIMT, DANAË (1907)
"…ubi intellegitur pudicitia mulieris auro fuisse corrupta"
female chastity is easily corrupted by gold
Original: St. Augustine, City of god
Referenced by Eric Jan Sluijter’s article, “Emulating Sensual Beauty: Representations of Danaë from Gossaert to Rembrandt” / http://www.jstor.org/stable/3780877
Conversation between dancers Trisha Brown and Mikhail Baryshnikov. From Annette Grant’s “Misha and Trisha, Talking Dance”, August 8, 1999, The New York Times.
From T.J. Clark’s Image of the People: Courbet and the 1848 Revolution. “On the Social History of Art” (pg. 20)
Composer Aram Ilyich Khachaturian (1903-1978)
|—||Ruth St. Denis, “Religious Manifestations in the Dance”|