The Saskatchewan Arts Alliance (SAA), a non-profit coalition of arts organizations, provides a collective voice for the arts in Saskatchewan. Established in 1984, SAA advocates on issues such as public funding of the arts, freedom of expression and artists' working conditions. SAA promotes the lively existence and continued growth of the arts and cultural industries in Saskatchewan through:
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
Henry Ward Beecher
Whoever neglects the arts when he is young has lost the past and is dead to the future.
The actor is an athlete of the heart.
Antonin Artaud, The Theatre and Its Double
Creativity is contagious, pass it on.
What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit.
Our brains are organized by stories and images, not statistics.
Line is a force....it takes its force from the energy of the person who has drawn it.
Henry van de Velde
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Life is short, art is long...