Wednesday, January 12, 2011

John Waters

Art is exactly when there’s nothing there and only you can see it. If you go to art galleries all day and you really learn to see, when you walk home, at least for a couple of hours, you’ll see something on the street that will remind you of art. It fades; you have to go back to galleries. But then everything you see will look like art…

--John Waters

Study Art

Badly Framed

Children Who Smoke

His films, his books and his art have been derided for being trashy, tacky and offensive. Some people have no sense of humor.
In my lifetime, I can count the number of times I've laughed so hard I couldn't stop, tears and all. Reading Shock Value (very, very, very funny) is on that list. Thank you, Mr. Waters.

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