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Born: 1929-02-18
Profession: Historian
Nation: British
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Anyone can write one book: even politicians do it. Starting a second book reveals an intention to be a professional writer.

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I store away my experiences and don't feel really happy until I've found a way to write about them.

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In Mexico an air conditioner is called a politician because it makes a lot of noise but doesn't work very well.

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Writers are frequently asked why they wrote their first book. A more interesting answer might come from asking them why they wrote their second one.

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I think the reason working-class people don't write books is because they are encouraged to believe that only certain people are permitted to write books.

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After pop art, graffiti is probably the biggest art movement in recent history to have such an impact on culture.

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Andy Warhol defined Pop Art.

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Art dealing is when you're doing it as a business.

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Art, film, fashion, music are all going on and interacting simultaneously. And L.A. is very receptive to that fusion.

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Celebrity has become, for better or worse, an art form. An artist can use themselves as a medium to become a celebrity as a walking work of art.

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Dennis Hopper is one of the great American lives.

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Effective fund-raising is based on relationships.

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From 1940 to the present, the art world - and particularly Los Angeles - has undergone a transformation not unlike the Italian Renaissance.

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I believe that an art exhibition can be engaging, fun and deeply intellectually satisfying and serious. These are not contradictory concepts in art.

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Many of the museum directors who make an impact personally curate exhibitions.

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Part of my agenda has been to support art that engages life with people.

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There is a constant ebb and flow in art historical reputations. The reputation of even the greatest figures like Picasso are in flux.

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What I hope is I'll eventually be seen as an actual individual, not as some abstraction - an art dealer running a museum.

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Disney is our contemporary landscape. The best art will reflect that and challenge you. Disney comforts you, whereas the best art shakes up your comfort level and perception.

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Every day you run into artists on the streets in SoHo or other creative people you want to do something with. There's nothing to match that chance encounter.

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I want to use whatever connections to get a super-outstanding Basquiat in the White House. It could be one of mine. It could be something that a friend owns.

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In the 1970s when I started in the art world, no self-respecting artist would have stood in line to try to get on a television show. It never would have happened.

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One of the biggest things happening in the art world is this idea of expansion. No one embodies this aspect of what art is becoming better than James Franco.

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Overall, I think any opportunity to expose people to art on a mass level - to have some kid in Oklahoma say to his mother, 'I want to be an artist' - is a good thing.

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Sometimes you do a sound installation, and the first day or two it is very exciting. Then you are hearing this every day for a month, and it becomes like a torture.

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We're in a post-conceptual era where it's really the artist's idea and vision that are prized rather than the ability to master the crafts that support the work. Today, our understanding of an artist is closer to a philosopher than to a craftsman.

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