Quotations by Jim Hodges

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Born: Monday, November 19, 1956
Profession: Politician
Nationality: American


As a viewer, my own work elicits strong emotional reaction from me.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work)

But most people don't come up to me and express a lot of emotion.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: People, Emotion)

Color is an intense experience on its own.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Experience)

Color is for me the purest form of expression, the purest abstract reality.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Expression, Reality)

For a while, I thought a lot about lineage. Where do I belong? Who am I standing next to?
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Thought)

However, some of my work is very subtle, and one should expect very subtle reactions to it.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work)

I move very slowly. It's usually material first. I sit with the material for a long time.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Time, First)

I think that some works are more accessible than others.
- Jim Hodges

I think young people have a wonderful reaction to color because it's not screwed up by too many references.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: People)

I was feeling a strong need to change, grow, and break with particular things that were going on in my life and my history, and the material was the perfect answer for that.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Life, Change, History, Feeling)

I was trying to write an autobiography using prints and patterns that reference emotional, psychological, and personal development in my work, as a person growing up, figuring out who I was. I used fabrics to stand in for occurrences.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work, Development, Autobiography, Growing up, Trying)

I wasn't interested in holding onto the evidence of things.
- Jim Hodges

I work from a personal place, and the work has personal meaning for me.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work, Meaning)

I'm an average person.
- Jim Hodges

It's as if I were collaborating with myself, revealing my relationship to the material. My hand would make the drawing. Then my mouth would transmit it.
- Jim Hodges

Landscape is a piece that is emotional and psychological.
- Jim Hodges

My latest works are these things with light bulbs.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Light)

Often, I work out of my work. One work takes me to the next thing.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work)

There is a broad range of reaction to the work, as there is a broad range of work I make.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Work)

When I make art, I think about its ability to connect with others, to bring them into the process.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Art, Ability)

When I started working with mirrors, it seemed to be the perfect material to stand in for that waiting.
- Jim Hodges
(Keywords: Waiting)







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