Quotations by Jane Alexander
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Born: Saturday, October 28, 1939
All I want to do is make sure that art is available to all Americans in a participatory way, whether you engage in the art process yourself or you're an audience member.
(Keywords: Art, Americans, Want)
I began to think, The endowment has had a bad reputation in the last few years, and that's unfair.
(Keywords: Reputation, Years)
I don't know how one actually would define obscenity. I'm sure the definition is different according to the age one is living in.
(Keywords: Age, Living)
It would be difficult, in this day and age, to fund art that made racial slurs.
(Keywords: Art, Age, Day)
Most of our funding goes to organizations and is then used to leverage the private sector.
No one's conception of art is going to be acceptable to everybody.
Now, I cannot approve anything the council has rejected, but I can reject anything the council has approved.
Senator Helms might very well do that. I would point out to him that we in the art world are not necessarily in the business of making controversial art.
(Keywords: Art, Business, World)
What we do is look for high standards of excellence in the arts.