Emilio Ambasz quotes

  • So how can a poet-an intelligent, serious poet-write mystical verse now? The poetry of Adam Zagajewski provides the beginning of an answer to this question.

  • Life is more important than 'what film I do next.

  • My work is being destroyed almost as soon as it is printed. One day it is being read; the next day someone's wrapping fish in it.

  • The next generation product almost never comes from the previous generation.

  • We should keep a careful diary of our moments of envy: they are our covert guides to what we should try to do next.

  • Postmodernism is a freewheeling, unfettered, and unapologetic pursuit of style.

  • I have designed the most buildings of any living American architect.

  • Music, architecture and pictures have always been my passions, and all that material wealth has meant for me, is being able to have some of the pictures I liked.

  • Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies.

  • The concept of architecture as analogous to landscape is something that has interested me for a long time.