Vicky Krieps

Vicky Krieps“Go with your instinct”

Maya Hawke

Maya Hawke“I’m a lifelong learner”

Endo Kazutoshi

Endo Kazutoshi“Food is power”

Tom Kundig

Tom Kundig“Functionality is beauty”

Refik Anadol

Refik Anadol“I’m imagining a different world”

Song Yi Jeon

Song Yi Jeon“That’s what I have to do”

Quvenzhané Wallis

Quvenzhané Wallis“Not perfect, but better”

Jeanne Gang

Jeanne Gang“How could this be transformed?”

Kevin MacDonald

Kevin MacDonald“You know it when you feel it”

Lee Mingwei

Lee Mingwei“We are not broken”

Colman Domingo

Colman Domingo“That was enough for me”

Noomi Rapace

Noomi Rapace“Embrace the cracks”

Sandra Hüller

Sandra Hüller“These doors have opened”

Da’Vine Joy Randolph

Da’Vine Joy Randolph“I want a continuous development”

Lily Gladstone

Lily Gladstone“You are constantly a role model”

Damien Jalet

Damien Jalet“It’s a leap of faith”

Catherine Opie

Catherine Opie“If you don’t make it, it’s not out there”

Miles Aldridge

Miles Aldridge“You are trying to catch it”

Leonor Espinosa

Leonor Espinosa“I’ve always been rebellious”

Zakiya Dalila Harris

Zakiya Dalila Harris“That’s the essence of it”

Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer

Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer“We want to give people an experience”

Eva Fàbregas

Eva Fàbregas“My sculptures are endlessly becoming”

Mark Bridges

Mark Bridges“I’m there to satisfy the piece”

Ebon Moss-Bachrach

Ebon Moss-Bachrach“That’s a beautiful gauntlet”

Sean Sherman

Sean Sherman“There’s a lot to uncover”

Tricky

Tricky“I’m in people’s souls”

Coco Mellors

Coco Mellors“You have to be present in the process”

Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams“It’s like mining for diamonds”

Pelle Cass

Pelle Cass“I never fabricate”

Małgorzata Szumowska

Małgorzata Szumowska“It’s so unpredictable”

Jennifer Lame

Jennifer Lame“I loved the puzzle of the process”

Bronwyn Katz

Bronwyn Katz“How I can extend the object’s life?”

Lyn Paolo

Lyn Paolo“I love creating those worlds”

Simon de Pury

Simon de Pury“Curiosity is my engine”

Mads Mikkelsen

Mads Mikkelsen“That’s how we defined it”

Ayesha Harruna Attah

Ayesha Harruna Attah“I’m in constant conversation”

Stephen Frears

Stephen Frears“Failure is where you learn”

Hildur Guðnadóttir

Hildur Guðnadóttir“That’s when things come alive”

Futura

Futura“Artists have got to stop compromising”

René Frank

René Frank“You need to take that risk”

Daniel Arsham

Daniel Arsham“It can take years to get there”

Rolando Villazón

Rolando Villazón“It’s a liberating feeling”

Seong-Jin Cho

Seong-Jin Cho“It’s an endless journey”

Missy Mazzoli

Missy Mazzoli“Struggle is part of the process”

Julian MacKay

Julian MacKay“That’s just a part of me”

Alexander Ekman

Alexander Ekman“My view of success has changed”

Christopher Nolan

Christopher Nolan“I did not intend any message”

Benjamin Bernheim

Benjamin Bernheim“This is an art form that is alive”

Kenneth Ize

Kenneth Ize“Clothes tell us about who we are”

Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall

Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall“The stakes have changed”

Andro Wekua

Andro Wekua“This is much more vulnerable”

Gabriel Massan

Gabriel Massan“Anything is possible”

Elena Reygadas

Elena Reygadas“We’ve found the balance”

Lina Ghotmeh

Lina Ghotmeh“Identity is never fixed”

Dennis Muren

Dennis Muren“There’s a magic to it”

Rob Marshall

Rob Marshall“There’s nothing like it”

Davis Guggenheim

Davis Guggenheim“I want to keep breaking the rules”

Benoît Astier de Villatte and Ivan Pericoli

Benoît Astier de Villatte and Ivan Pericoli“It’s a universe on its own”

John Pawson

John Pawson“It’s everything you need, but nothing extra”

Kiernan Shipka

Kiernan Shipka“I was living those themes in my own ways”

Sandy Powell

Sandy Powell“This is where I want to stay”

Jon Gray

Jon Gray“Home is where the heart is”

Florian Hoffmeister

Florian Hoffmeister“That’s the birthplace of the visual”

Tye Sheridan

Tye Sheridan“You have to rise to the moment”

Brendan Fraser

Brendan Fraser“I am not a stranger to that”

Sarah Polley

Sarah Polley“It felt so revolutionary”

Edward Berger

Edward Berger“All it takes is a good script”

Alex Prager

Alex Prager“The idea is more important than anything”

Paloma Elsesser

Paloma Elsesser“I’m living less fearfully”

Philip Selway

Philip Selway“Allow yourself to be in the moment”

John Malkovich

John Malkovich“I am not in any hurry”

Hélène Darroze

Hélène Darroze“Good taste is in my DNA”

Saniyya Sidney

Saniyya Sidney“This is what I want to do”

Hajime Sorayama

Hajime Sorayama“Creating is my freedom”

Gary Player

Gary Player“I have no intention of slowing down”

Manu Buffara

Manu Buffara“Simple things reconnect us with life”

Andrew Wong

Andrew Wong“Authenticity is fluid”

Deborah L. Scott

Deborah L. Scott“The heart of it is always the same”

Jon Landau

Jon Landau“I can’t do anything unless I’m all in”

Denzel Curry

Denzel Curry“I have no regrets”

Mykki Blanco

Mykki Blanco“I was in an existential place”

Matthew Libatique

Matthew Libatique“That’s not lost on me”

Margaret Howell

Margaret Howell“The clothes become a part of you”

Deborah Landis

Deborah Landis“Costumes are talismans”

Alan Menken

Alan Menken“Always be in love with the process”

Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong’o“I have to transform who I am”

Kyle Bell

Kyle Bell“I can do this”

Matty Healy

Matty Healy“Nostalgia is beautiful”

Ludovico Einaudi

Ludovico Einaudi“It was like a ritual”

Idris Elba

Idris Elba“The process is like a jigsaw puzzle”

David Newman

David Newman“You’re bonded to it”

Rob Reiner

Rob Reiner“I believe in it”

Whitney White

Whitney White“Just keep expanding”

Cosey Fanni Tutti

Cosey Fanni Tutti“It’s like a metamorphosis”

Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde“It lights you up”

William Orbit

William Orbit“I’m absolutely open”

Jan Lisiecki

Jan Lisiecki“The music speaks for itself”

Kiri Te Kanawa

Kiri Te Kanawa“It’s coming from your heart”

Danny Elfman

Danny Elfman“I’m wired in this way”

Randall Goosby

Randall Goosby“It’s not just notes on a page”

Ohad Naharin

Ohad Naharin“What is this something else?”

Sonya Yoncheva

Sonya Yoncheva“Art cannot be lost”

Nico Muhly

Nico Muhly“Pick your battles”

AA Bronson

AA Bronson“I’m as fearless as I ever was”

Tiler Peck

Tiler Peck“I’ve always been a storyteller”

Arturo Sandoval

Arturo Sandoval“Focus on today”

Glenn Close

Glenn Close“My passion is exactly the same”

Lindsey Vonn

Lindsey Vonn“Mind over matter”

Flume

Flume“I’ve started to put life as a priority”

Pía León

Pía León“It’s a session of gratitude for the earth”

Ini Archibong

Ini Archibong“I have to stay spiritually in tune”

Hans Ulrich Obrist

Hans Ulrich Obrist“I believe in generosity as a medium”

Syd

Syd“I’m ready to move forward”

Sam Raimi

Sam Raimi“It’s done in earnestness”

Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen“I just had to step it up”

Jamie Bell

Jamie Bell“I get what I want out of it”

Caleb Landry Jones

Caleb Landry Jones“Acting will always be strange to me”

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson“It comes with the game”

Marlee Matlin

Marlee Matlin“That’s what keeps me going”

Jane Campion

Jane Campion“It has to go beyond”

Ari Wegner

Ari Wegner“It’s a really connected experience”

Helen Cammock

Helen Cammock“I want to change whose stories are heard”

Elmgreen & Dragset

Elmgreen & Dragset“It’s time to change”

Gab Bois

Gab Bois“If it’s yours, it’ll come”

Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello“I didn’t have some big blueprint”

Joe Wright

Joe Wright“It’s a matter of feeling”

Gary Simmons

Gary Simmons“You want to create questions”

Ebecho Muslimova

Ebecho Muslimova“Making art is not a pleasant feeling”

Adrien Brody

Adrien Brody“I don’t have an option”

Rose Wylie

Rose Wylie“If it works, it works”

Genesis Owusu

Genesis Owusu“I’ve always known who I am”

Henry Cavill

Henry Cavill“We don’t play a perfect game at all times”

Elena Arzak

Elena Arzak“We need to be open to change”

Dimore Studio

Dimore Studio“We try and hit all of the senses”

Chaitanya Tamhane

Chaitanya Tamhane“I want to find my own language”

Sylvia Earle

Sylvia Earle“Everything on earth connects”

Yotam Ottolenghi

Yotam Ottolenghi“I am more of a conductor”

David Doubilet

David Doubilet“My favorite picture is the one I haven’t taken”

Abel Ferrara

Abel Ferrara“Does pain really teach you at all?”

Bill Murray

Bill Murray“It’s more intake than output”

Fana Hues

Fana Hues“It feels like completion”

Edgar Wright

Edgar Wright“It becomes a bit like alchemy”

Colson Whitehead

Colson Whitehead“All our former selves are still there”

Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson“I created my own luck”

Saad Moosajee

Saad Moosajee“You have to resonate with it”

Liesl Tommy

Liesl Tommy“Let your instincts take over”

Natacha Ramsay-Levi

Natacha Ramsay-Levi“You have to push things further”

Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins“I’m part of the universal spirit”

Sumayya Vally

Sumayya Vally“Architecture is an assertion of who we are”

Ferdinando Cito Filomarino

Ferdinando Cito Filomarino“It was a different type of mission”

Arlo Parks

Arlo Parks“It feels like what I’m meant to do”

Maisie Schloss

Maisie Schloss“It’s so deeply my aesthetic”

Dieuveil Malonga

Dieuveil Malonga“Food has no borders”

Agustina San Martin

Agustina San Martin“I refuse to be one thing”

Peaches

Peaches“Every kind of art is a privilege”

Elijah Wood

Elijah Wood“Every film has its own part to play”

Sean Penn

Sean Penn“I wouldn’t trade it for anything”

Tadao Ando

Tadao Ando“There is no such thing as creation from nothing”

Andreas Deja

Andreas Deja“Realism is the tough part”

Steven Soderbergh

Steven Soderbergh“I can’t reverse a trend”

Francine Houben

Francine Houben“What’s most important is the senses”

Gael García Bernal

Gael García Bernal“Growing up is such a gift”

Federico Marchetti

Federico Marchetti“You cannot be a follower”

Claudia Comte

Claudia Comte“It’s never-ending once you start”

Newton Thomas Sigel

Newton Thomas Sigel“I can close my eyes and see it”

Debbie Harry

Debbie Harry“The music speaks for itself”

Catherine Wood

Catherine Wood“How can we inhabit the image?”

Gabriela Garcia

Gabriela Garcia“There are pieces of me in everything”

Sheila Atim

Sheila Atim“This is who we are”

Yoshihiro Imai

Yoshihiro Imai“Ego is not edible”

Ruth E. Carter

Ruth E. Carter“We have to make it come to life”

Axel Vervoordt

Axel Vervoordt“I like evolution, not revolution”

Alison Roman

Alison Roman“There’s no assignment”

Daniel Kaluuya

Daniel Kaluuya“Making it is not impossible”

Chloé Zhao

Chloé Zhao“I call it the age of innocence”

Leslie Odom Jr.

Leslie Odom Jr.“We have to make room for all of it”

Jon Batiste

Jon Batiste“I’m a link in a chain”

Tahar Rahim

Tahar Rahim“Why recreate when you can create?”

Carla Bruni

Carla Bruni“The real matter is the people you love”

Ed Viesturs

Ed Viesturs“Push yourself to another level”

Jared Leto

Jared Leto“Every film has changed my life”

Emile Hirsch

Emile Hirsch“That’s why I am the way I am”

Melissa Leo

Melissa Leo“Acting has given me a purpose”

Roni Horn

Roni Horn“There’s nothing until there’s something”

Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard“Whatever is needed to win, I will do that”

Michael Shannon

Michael Shannon“There’s no reward other than knowledge”

Miranda July

Miranda July“I am making more room in the world”

Rodney Scott

Rodney Scott“You’ve got to stay patient”

Anne Imhof

Anne Imhof“You get bolder over time”

Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Cocker“It’s like seeing into the future”

Claudia Fleming

Claudia Fleming“I am out here on a limb”

Rita Ackermann

Rita Ackermann“Nothingness is such a vast concept”

Magnus Nilsson

Magnus Nilsson“It was something that I always knew”

Andrea Bocelli

Andrea Bocelli“Life has been good to me”

Tim Roth

Tim Roth“It was our turn now”

Richard Dreyfuss

Richard Dreyfuss“I have achieved all my dreams”

Jane Birkin

Jane Birkin“There was a sense of being totally free”

Paul Feig

Paul Feig“Comedy is never going to go away”

Susanne Bier

Susanne Bier“I never looked back”

Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane“There’s room for all”

Rachel Whiteread

Rachel Whiteread“I can let anything happen”

Charles Yu

Charles Yu“Reality is taking notes from fiction”

RZA

RZA“I knew where to go”

Joel Meyerowitz

Joel Meyerowitz“You have to let go of something”

Sarah Paulson

Sarah Paulson“It’s the way you come up”

David J. Peterson

David J. Peterson“Does it fit the culture?”

Vanessa Kirby

Vanessa Kirby“Empathy is the job for an actor”

Erik Spiekermann

Erik Spiekermann“A good concept will survive forever”

Maisie Williams

Maisie Williams“I’ve learned to protect myself”

Benjamin Moser

Benjamin Moser“What is too much experience?”

Norman Jean Roy

Norman Jean Roy“The camera used to carry this mystique”

Francesco Clemente

Francesco Clemente“Making art is to time-travel”

Lianne La Havas

Lianne La Havas“I don’t do it for anybody else”

Nina Compton

Nina Compton“That’s the way to bridge the gap”

Studio KO

Studio KO“As long as it feels honest”

Kenneth Branagh

Kenneth Branagh“It’s not such a great leap”

Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross“Why not do it in a big way?”

Martin Schoeller

Martin Schoeller“I don’t think you can capture a soul”

Armando Iannucci

Armando Iannucci“There are no rules anymore”

Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy“If everybody laughs, job done”

Gunner Stahl

Gunner Stahl“You can tell if it’s real or not”

Mark Seliger

Mark Seliger“Let’s do something special”

Lily King

Lily King“You don’t know until you start writing”

Sean Scully

Sean Scully“The poet was always in me”

George MacKay

George MacKay“You can’t dream up something you haven’t felt”

Bjarke Ingels

Bjarke Ingels“What is the standard solution not doing?”

Ellen Kuras

Ellen Kuras“I’ve always worked in my mind’s eye”

Giorgio Armani

Giorgio Armani“We all need to step up”

Trevor Paglen

Trevor Paglen“Your job is to learn how to see”

Nick Mason

Nick Mason“No one owes anyone anything”

Willo Perron

Willo Perron“I never wanted to be very singular”

Sam Harris

Sam Harris“Mindfulness is being divorced from its real potential”

Bill Conti

Bill Conti“I’m writing it for emotional reaction”

Garry Kasparov

Garry Kasparov“There’s no more room for bluffs”

Rodrigo Prieto

Rodrigo Prieto“It’s all about emphasizing emotions”

Laura Dern

Laura Dern“We have to evolve together”

Renée Zellweger

Renée Zellweger“I try to concentrate on something true”

Bong Joon-ho

Bong Joon-ho“The fear is hard to get rid of”

Taika Waititi

Taika Waititi“No idea is final”

Sam Mendes

Sam Mendes“No one is owed anything”

Stefan Sagmeister

Stefan Sagmeister“Function alone is not doing it”

Thomas Joshua Cooper

Thomas Joshua Cooper“Preparation is all you can do”

Ólafur Arnalds

Ólafur Arnalds“It’s not the end of the journey”

Albert Watson

Albert Watson“You never get that day back”

Milton Glaser

Milton Glaser“We’re all in it together”

Susan Goldberg

Susan Goldberg“It’s about doing the right thing”

Matt Damon

Matt Damon“These types of movies are going away”

Wally Pfister

Wally Pfister“I had to shift to storytelling”

Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley“It’s the joy of growing up”

Hilary Swank

Hilary Swank“You’ve got to trust your instincts”

Ludwig Göransson

Ludwig Göransson“I’m building a puzzle”

Pedro Almodóvar

Pedro Almodóvar“Keep it on the rails”

Leo Villareal

Leo Villareal“There’s no agenda”

Pierre Hermé

Pierre Hermé“It comes from curiosity”

Roger Waters

Roger Waters“We are on a knife’s edge”

Fabien Baron

Fabien Baron“We’ve just seen the beginning”

Simon Starling

Simon Starling“The practice has its own momentum”

Vineet Bhatia

Vineet Bhatia“You have to question things”

Peter Lindbergh

Peter Lindbergh“Beauty has nothing to do with youth”

Yngve Holen

Yngve Holen“You can get what you want out of it”

Colleen Atwood

Colleen Atwood“You want them to resonate”

Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei“The power designs itself to crush you”

Ryan Gander

Ryan Gander“It wants your attention”

Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola“It’s a devastating decision”

José Selgas and Lucía Cano

José Selgas and Lucía Cano“There should be a why”

Ken Forkish

Ken Forkish“It just drew me”

Tony Wheeler

Tony Wheeler“I want to try somewhere different”

Coco Capitán

Coco Capitán“We have gone to the other extreme”

Chloë Sevigny

Chloë Sevigny“I am leaning towards mysticism”

Noah Goldstein

Noah Goldstein“I’ve always trusted my taste”

Francis Kéré

Francis Kéré“There’s an element of fantasy”

Christoph Waltz

Christoph Waltz“It has nothing to do with the job”

Tara Donovan

Tara Donovan“I don’t map it at all”

John C. Reilly

John C. Reilly“We all owe a debt”

Lee “Scratch” Perry

Lee “Scratch” Perry“I am that I am”

Stefano Pilati

Stefano Pilati“I used to divide people”

Frédéric Malle

Frédéric Malle“Something had to change”

Ira Glass

Ira Glass“All you can do is make work”

Lawrence Weiner

Lawrence Weiner“There’s no secret in words”

Amalia Dayan and Daniella Luxembourg

Amalia Dayan and Daniella Luxembourg“It’s a personal quest”

Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman“You choose the path”

The Chemical Brothers

The Chemical Brothers“That feeling lives with you”

Chiharu Shiota

Chiharu Shiota“The fear is necessary”

Jonathan Lethem

Jonathan Lethem“Be a dark horse!”

Spike Lee

Spike Lee“I’m not a quitter”

Mahershala Ali

Mahershala Ali“The stakes were always high”

Olivia Colman

Olivia Colman“It will always be a mystery”

Rami Malek

Rami Malek“It was daunting to live up to that”

Joel Edgerton

Joel Edgerton“I create my freedom around that”

Erwin Wurm

Erwin Wurm“It only exists at this one time”

Alex Honnold

Alex Honnold“I’ve always been afraid of death”

Julia Peyton-Jones

Julia Peyton-Jones“You need that virtuous circle”

Mark Duplass

Mark Duplass“It’s a dog fight”

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes“One’s vanity is always there”

Chilly Gonzales

Chilly Gonzales“I try to pull the curtain back”

Nicholas Kirkwood

Nicholas Kirkwood“You have to know your craft”

Barry Blitt

Barry Blitt“A joke cuts through everything”

Steve Schapiro

Steve Schapiro“It’s a question of how you see it”

Richie Hawtin

Richie Hawtin“I’m interested in man and machine”

Lubomyr Melnyk

Lubomyr Melnyk“It has to be lived”

Matt Dillon

Matt Dillon“There’s always something to look for”

Thomas Hirschhorn

Thomas Hirschhorn“It is an emancipatory gesture”

Steve McQueen

Steve McQueen“It’s about what’s right, not what fits”

Martin Parr

Martin Parr“I don’t expect to change anyone’s mind”

Tim Raue

Tim Raue“I never saw myself as a talented chef”

Sarah Sze

Sarah Sze“How do we breathe life into objects?”

Maja Lunde

Maja Lunde“I never start with a message”

Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem“My slate is clean”

Mario Sorrenti

Mario Sorrenti“There has to be intimacy”

Mark Wallinger

Mark Wallinger“A perfect mirror throws back everything”

M.I.A.

M.I.A.“I made it to where that actions begins”

Gareth Pugh

Gareth Pugh“I like that I feel out of place”

Stacy Martin

Stacy Martin“The film saves me”

Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson“I have hypnotized myself”

Daniel Boulud

Daniel Boulud“There was such camaraderie”

Elizabeth Peyton

Elizabeth Peyton“History is contained within people”

Róisín Murphy

Róisín Murphy“Everything became about music”

Matt Abergel

Matt Abergel“I want people to come and eat it; that’s it!”

Paul Banks

Paul Banks“I feel like they’re evocative enough”

Manolo Blahnik

Manolo Blahnik“You don’t have to show your status”

Charlie Hunnam

Charlie Hunnam“I worry that I’ll get devoured”

Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi

Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi“Storytelling is what we do”

Marianne Elliott

Marianne Elliott“You’re there to change lives”

Ridley Scott

Ridley Scott“You can't have a comfortable ride”

Carla Sozzani

Carla Sozzani“You need generosity to do this”

Umit Benan

Umit Benan“I was losing my identity”

Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston“I want to slow it down”

Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer“That’s all I can ask for”

Max Richter

Max Richter“I like to get to the essentials”

Will Goldfarb

Will Goldfarb“You’re just supposed to like it”

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch“Your mind has the power to shape reality”

Pete Souza

Pete Souza“You’re doing it every day, all day”

Andrew Garfield

Andrew Garfield“It’s a wound and a gift”

Sharon Eyal

Sharon Eyal“The story comes from inside the body”

Laird Hamilton

Laird Hamilton“You should be scared”

Aaron Sorkin

Aaron Sorkin“That takes quite an ego”

Luca Guadagnino

Luca Guadagnino“I try to surrender to my evidences”

Jodie Foster

Jodie Foster“We are in an era of identity searching”

Guillermo del Toro

Guillermo del Toro“I am not meta, I am really earnest”

Sergei Polunin

Sergei Polunin“It’s like being in the army”

Kiki Smith

Kiki Smith“I just try to follow it”

Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe“I’ve released a lot of the pressure”

Shirin Neshat

Shirin Neshat“You can’t demystify a myth”

Kristin Scott Thomas

Kristin Scott Thomas“You forget how much it hurts”

Ole Scheeren

Ole Scheeren“How can we break the mold?”

William Forsythe

William Forsythe“No one has any idea what really works”

Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey“There is no me”

Vanessa Beecroft

Vanessa Beecroft“I’m repulsed by pop culture”

Joshua Ramus

Joshua Ramus“I’m not saying that it’s easy”

Clare Smyth

Clare Smyth“You’re always storing things”

Andrew Kevin Walker

Andrew Kevin Walker“It still gave me nightmares”

Michel Comte

Michel Comte“We need to listen to nature”

Katharina Grosse

Katharina Grosse“I don’t see limits”

Denise Gough

Denise Gough“It feels like I need to hold back”

Björk

Björk“There is a dramatic change in the air”

David Sedaris

David Sedaris“What do I write about now?”

Antoine Predock

Antoine Predock“You keep the doorway open”

Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum“I can do this in a hundred ways”

Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Hall“People are still people”

Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi“I don’t really think about emotions”

Judi Dench

Judi Dench“I have an irrational fear of boredom”

Pat Steir

Pat Steir“I avoid struggle”

Eric Roth

Eric Roth“Screenwriting is a bastardized form of art”

Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe“I have a moral standard of my own”

Angela Missoni

Angela Missoni“You cannot live in the past”

Allen Jones

Allen Jones“There’s nothing you can do”

Diane Lane

Diane Lane“I try not to draw attention to myself”

Ana Roš

Ana Roš“It has to do with our own personality”

Todd Haynes

Todd Haynes“You have to be alone to be inspired”

Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus“Music wasn’t a reality for me”

Richard Gere

Richard Gere“We are all in this together”

JR

JR“No one can own it”

Nick Knight

Nick Knight“I commit with my heart and soul”

Alfie Allen

Alfie Allen“It’s a form of torture every night”

Lily James

Lily James“You’re at the mercy of circumstance”

Anne-Sophie Pic

Anne-Sophie Pic“I faced the world of cuisine alone”

Nicola Formichetti

Nicola Formichetti“There will be a backlash”

David Chipperfield

David Chipperfield“There is no defining moment”

David LaChapelle

David LaChapelle“Everything was dramatic”

Rachel Kushner

Rachel Kushner“There’s this lens over life”

James McAvoy

James McAvoy“I don’t feel entitled”

Thom Mayne

Thom Mayne“They want you to be left or right”

Christoph Niemann

Christoph Niemann“I don’t need a big idea”

Yves Béhar

Yves Béhar“You can’t think selfishly about design”

Ang Lee

Ang Lee“No one can see what’s coming”

Christopher Kane

Christopher Kane“You can’t just put your head down”

Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller“It’s always a dilemma”

Yukimi Nagano

Yukimi Nagano“I don’t feel any pressure”

Philipp Mainzer

Philipp Mainzer“It just depends on how you use it”

Mick Rock

Mick Rock“I blame the name”

Nelly Furtado

Nelly Furtado“Let’s pull the mask off now”

César Pelli

César Pelli“One aspires for the sky”

Guy Pearce

Guy Pearce“Where’s my conviction?”

Haider Ackermann

Haider Ackermann“I used to be quite dark”

Emma Stone

Emma Stone“Anxiety in its essence is fear”

James Cameron

James Cameron“All my movies are love stories”

Ma Yansong

Ma Yansong“It’s about the spirit behind it”

Nick Offerman

Nick Offerman“I have a pugilist in me”

Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer“You have to waste a lot to have a little”

Harry Benson

Harry Benson“I’m keeping their image alive”

M. Night Shyamalan

M. Night Shyamalan“I’m who you want in there”

Daisuke Nakazawa

Daisuke Nakazawa“You need to work for what you want”

Gaetano Pesce

Gaetano Pesce“The future is a beautiful time”

Steve Carell

Steve Carell“It’s different every time”

Sheila Heti

Sheila Heti“My life only changes when a book is done”

Daniel Humm

Daniel Humm“This is enough”

Moby

Moby“I don’t want anything from music”

Ben van Berkel

Ben van Berkel“I want to stay experimental”

Wayne Coyne

Wayne Coyne“You get to be a bigger version of yourself”

Jim Jarmusch

Jim Jarmusch“What are they afraid of?”

Paul Schrader

Paul Schrader“That day is gone”

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt“It hasn’t happened yet”

Eric Ripert

Eric Ripert“Anger is a weakness”

Alicia Vikander

Alicia Vikander“You just work through it”

Winy Maas

Winy Maas“Loyalty has its limits”

Mona Hatoum

Mona Hatoum“It’s about shattering the familiar”

Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry“It’s like hitting a drum”

Danny DeVito

Danny DeVito“You’ve gotta go in all the way”

Rashid Johnson

Rashid Johnson“I can do this?”

J.K. Simmons

J.K. Simmons“Good writing makes me crazy”

Petra Collins

Petra Collins“I know what it’s like to be there”

Don Winslow

Don Winslow“I like being scorned”

Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson“You just go with it”

Margo Jefferson

Margo Jefferson“Criticism demands authority”

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore“We want to feel something”

Douglas Gordon

Douglas Gordon“You pull yourself up and you push it out”

Thomas Hoepker

Thomas Hoepker“No rehearsal, just one click”

Iris van Herpen

Iris van Herpen“I try to stretch the boundaries”

Dan Barber

Dan Barber“Tension is resolved through flavor”

Wayne McGregor

Wayne McGregor“I see beauty in the dysfunctional”

Tom Sachs

Tom Sachs“Consumerism was a ritual”

Renzo Rosso

Renzo Rosso“We have gained respect”

Michael Ballhaus

Michael Ballhaus“Nobody can hurt me”

Jon Ronson

Jon Ronson“I’m interested in hypocrisy”

Clive Davis

Clive Davis“You’ve got to earn it”

Liza Lou

Liza Lou“Survival is at the core of it”

Don Cheadle

Don Cheadle“Movies are not attempting to educate you”

Bruce Dern

Bruce Dern“You’ve got to keep accelerating”

Thea Sharrock

Thea Sharrock“Deal with it and reflect on it afterwards”

Georg Baselitz

Georg Baselitz“The good things will never cause anyone to look”

Benjamin Millepied

Benjamin Millepied“It’s not a matter of perfection”

Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys“It can’t be held back anymore”

Yann Tiersen

Yann Tiersen“Music is not language”

Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein“I like the element of surprise”

Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan“We vote with our forks”

Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills“You’re only limited by your imagination”

Robert Richardson

Robert Richardson“I try to be a chameleon”

Willy Vanderperre

Willy Vanderperre“You have to constantly reinterpret”

Christine Vachon

Christine Vachon“You have to have the stomach for it”

Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais“The truth is more devastating than a lie”

Pusha T

Pusha T“People can hear passion”

Yann Martel

Yann Martel“You have to open yourself”

Brie Larson

Brie Larson“I hope my work makes people feel less alone”

Oliver Stone

Oliver Stone“I’m braced for disappointment”

Adam Selman

Adam Selman“You’re not tied to your clothes”

Robert Harris

Robert Harris“Power is of endless interest”

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor“You’ve got to swing for the rafters”

Nils Frahm

Nils Frahm“Everything can be used for the music”

Iris Apfel

Iris Apfel“You can’t learn style”

Alejandro Iñárritu

Alejandro Iñárritu“There is no way you can stop”

Deborah Landau

Deborah Landau“The familiar is made strange again”

Antonio Banderas

Antonio Banderas“I live in the mystery”

Stuart Vevers

Stuart Vevers“I enjoy a big shift”

Dominique Lévy

Dominique Lévy“You need to constantly refill”

Niki Nakayama

Niki Nakayama“Everything about me knows it”

Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen“The journey goes on”

Sarah Morris

Sarah Morris“There is no outside”

Jason Wu

Jason Wu“Taste is in the eye of the beholder”

Juliette Binoche

Juliette Binoche“You have to be more intelligent”

Chris Cole

Chris Cole“Skateboarding had it all”

Grimes

Grimes“I want to be the best”

Elisabeth Moss

Elisabeth Moss“Truth is stranger than fiction”

Jóhann Jóhannsson

Jóhann Jóhannsson“Does it speak simply and directly?”

Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro“I’ll take as long as I need”

Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger“Who needs to be told what to think?”

Peter Dinklage

Peter Dinklage“The fight is all”

Craig Roberts

Craig Roberts“Nobody knows what’s going on”

Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson“Everyone wants you to be so vanilla”

Francis Mallmann

Francis Mallmann“Human beings need contradictions”

Judy Chicago

Judy Chicago“Get used to it!”

Al Pacino

Al Pacino“You can’t let your skin get too thick”

Dennis Paphitis

Dennis Paphitis“Life without some excess, forget it”

John Waters

John Waters“Stop blaming your parents”

Christo

Christo“It’s not a profession, it’s existence”

Catherine Deneuve

Catherine Deneuve“You don’t tell the same stories”

Olafur Eliasson

Olafur Eliasson“Things go wrong and we celebrate it”

Chris Pratt

Chris Pratt“I’m not going to freak out”

Robert Longo

Robert Longo“I went back to the beginning”

Freida Pinto

Freida Pinto“If you're bothered, change the channel”

Craig Green

Craig Green“Keep making that weird stuff”

Gabriel Orozco

Gabriel Orozco“I try to be disappointing”

Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges“Life is my guru”

Anton Yelchin

Anton Yelchin“There are no real answers”

Maurizio Cattelan

Maurizio Cattelan“Show them life”

Tavi Gevinson

Tavi Gevinson“What is this exclusivity protecting?”

Dries Van Noten

Dries Van Noten“I want to show reality”

Massimo Bottura

Massimo Bottura“I’m not cooking to create good food”

Hannelore Knuts

Hannelore Knuts“This was only the introduction”

Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson“We are usually doing it one way”

Anish Kapoor

Anish Kapoor“I have nothing to say”

Mary Katrantzou

Mary Katrantzou“It’s impossible not to doubt”

Robert Polidori

Robert Polidori“Why is there a line?”

Ragnar Kjartansson

Ragnar Kjartansson“I know how to hide my tracks”

Marion Cotillard

Marion Cotillard“My dream was simple”

Juergen Teller

Juergen Teller“You know when the work is good”

Black Francis

Black Francis“It doesn’t feel like anger”

David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo“You are not the center”

Thaddaeus Ropac

Thaddaeus Ropac“People are hungry for new art”

Imran Amed

Imran Amed“There’s a new authenticity”

Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson“I’m very aware of my place in music”

Marco Brambilla

Marco Brambilla“There’s too much going on”

Sam Rockwell

Sam Rockwell“It’s just being there for the first time”

Pierre Gagnaire

Pierre Gagnaire“We’re obsessed with the superficial”

Irvine Welsh

Irvine Welsh“Failure is more interesting”

Eric Wahlforss

Eric Wahlforss“We had nothing else”

Giorgio Moroder

Giorgio Moroder“I was always interested in the hits”

Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon“Let’s hope it changes”

Peter Blake

Peter Blake“I’ll never have to fall off the mountain”

Erdem Moralioglu

Erdem Moralioglu“She’s so many different people”

Peter Hook

Peter Hook“A magic that people can tune in to”

Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk“You can’t just be a spectator”

Isabella Rossellini

Isabella Rossellini“Things will come back”

Richard Saul Wurman

Richard Saul Wurman“My world is a lattice”

David Lynch

David Lynch“Stories should have the suffering”

Rick Owens

Rick Owens“I never had that much to lose”

Johnny Marr

Johnny Marr“Who cares about authentic?”

Stewart O’Nan

Stewart O’Nan“It’s not just dots on a page”

Robert Wilson

Robert Wilson“It’s okay to get lost”

Kevin Kline

Kevin Kline“It’s a different sort of thrill”

Olivier Rousteing

Olivier Rousteing“You fight through the night”

Hans Zimmer

Hans Zimmer“You are forever in that dream world”

Claude Chabrol

Claude Chabrol“There’s nothing original in my movies”

Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage“Sometimes it’s good to be hated”

Kris Van Assche

Kris Van Assche“You swim in order not to drown”

James Mercer

James Mercer“Everyone was too cool to care”

François Ozon

François Ozon“I don't suffer”

David Bailey

David Bailey“How are you going to cross the road?”

Yoann Lemoine

Yoann Lemoine“I’m not there yet”

Dean and Dan Caten

Dean and Dan Caten“We try it all on”

Jesse Eisenberg

Jesse Eisenberg“I’m not being tricked”

David Shrigley

David Shrigley“There is room for everything”

Dennis Lehane

Dennis Lehane“It’s a question of interest”

Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen“Experience should free you”

Gerhard Steidl

Gerhard Steidl“I turn everything upside down”

Tomas Maier

Tomas Maier“It shouldn’t be about the product”

Zachary Quinto

Zachary Quinto“I have a different journey”

Rita Ora

Rita Ora“I didn't have the answers”

Robert Montgomery

Robert Montgomery“I tend to like the pathetic”

Tony Hawk

Tony Hawk“Finally they figured it out!”

Todd Selby

Todd Selby“Start your own thing”

Ian Schrager

Ian Schrager“It was like a lightning bolt”

Daniel Libeskind

Daniel Libeskind“I never had a goal”

Thomas Demand

Thomas Demand“Aesthetics are inevitable”

John Hurt

John Hurt“There’s not much work in it”

Wim Wenders

Wim Wenders“Everything I loved I had to defend”

Richard Deacon

Richard Deacon“A stop, but not a finish”

Robert Rabensteiner

Robert Rabensteiner“It’s all related to dreams”

The National

The National“At peace with the darkness”

Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich“So far, so good”

Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper“I thought I had power”

David Byrne

David Byrne“We did okay”

Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino“It’s a corrupted cinema”

Albert Hammond Jr.

Albert Hammond Jr.“I loved pushing that boundary”

Carol Lim & Humberto Leon

Carol Lim & Humberto Leon“It’s all work and all fun”

Ralph Steadman

Ralph Steadman“The line becomes more aggressive”

Christian Bale

Christian Bale“I like being responsible for myself”

Space Invader

Space Invader“You own the city”

Paul Smith

Paul Smith“I’m happy to talk to anybody”

Alexander Ebert

Alexander Ebert“I was constantly in trouble”

Pelé

Pelé“My father and my mother closed the machine”

Darren Aronofsky

Darren Aronofsky“I wish I could be more manipulative”

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright“I don’t preach”

Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe“You are not driving it”

Garance Doré

Garance Doré“I want to keep the distance”

Brigitte Lacombe

Brigitte Lacombe“My entire life has been my work”

Shirley Manson

Shirley Manson“I’m enough for me”

Peter Saville

Peter Saville“I never had to answer to anyone”

Frank Langella

Frank Langella“I couldn’t look a girl in the eye”

Bret Easton Ellis

Bret Easton Ellis“You can’t lie anymore”

Raf Simons

Raf Simons“The process never stops”

Neil Young

Neil Young“You have to break out of it”

Noah Baumbach

Noah Baumbach“You can't get away from yourself”

Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie“The curse of an interesting life”

André Saraiva

André Saraiva“The night is not a time, it's a place”

Audrey Tautou

Audrey Tautou“Who is the artist?”

Brian De Palma

Brian De Palma“You have to battle”

Paolo Roversi

Paolo Roversi“My life is full of pictures I didn’t take”

Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog“Trust in my wild fantasies”

Agyness Deyn

Agyness Deyn“I’ve mellowed out”

Thomas Struth

Thomas Struth“Now you've made it”

Christopher Walken

Christopher Walken“That’s it, it’s over”

Anton Corbijn

Anton Corbijn“My life is crazy, but it’s real love”

Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman“Strive for pleasure and peace”

Jude Law

Jude Law“It's not you”

T.C. Boyle

T.C. Boyle“We are animals”

Johnny Rotten

Johnny Rotten“I love chemical imbalances”

Julie Delpy

Julie Delpy“People should care about who they are”

Geoffrey Rush

Geoffrey Rush“Why have we become this way?”

Stellan Skarsgård

Stellan Skarsgård“Yes Lars, I’ll be there”

Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman“Usually I’m the idiot”

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington“I don't think there is a system”

Monica Bellucci

Monica Bellucci“I like to explore the dark side”

Gus Van Sant

Gus Van Sant“You always want it to be different”

Edward Norton

Edward Norton“It’s about balance”

Marina Abramović

Marina Abramović“I've always been a soldier”

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake“Be in the moment”

Alexander Payne

Alexander Payne“I was far from the most talented”

Ferran Adrià

Ferran Adrià“Tastes change”

Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke“I wonder if I’m up to the task”

Colin Firth

Colin Firth“It sounds awfully spoiled, but I’ll take it”

Curtis ‘50 Cent’ Jackson

Curtis ‘50 Cent’ Jackson“Money is freedom”

Charlotte Rampling

Charlotte Rampling“You have to be brave”

Kean Etro

Kean Etro“We are the outsiders”

Larry Clark

Larry Clark“Why can’t you show everything?”

Thom Browne

Thom Browne“You need to have conviction”

Jason Schwartzman

Jason Schwartzman“I enter a weird mode”

Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam“Things happen”

Pierre Bergé

Pierre Bergé“Yves died at the right time”

Vincent Cassel

Vincent Cassel“Keep the mystery alive”

Mr. Brainwash

Mr. Brainwash“If I believe it, it’s art for me”

Nick Cave

Nick Cave“I don’t think that people want to be like me”

Ben Kingsley

Ben Kingsley“I love the now, it is all we have”

Charlie Kaufman

Charlie Kaufman“I don’t believe in rules”

Ryan McGinley

Ryan McGinley“I am just so fascinated by the body”

Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas“Youth is wasted on the young”

Robin Wright

Robin Wright“We’re always compromising”

James Franco

James Franco“I do all my homework”

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio“I am a lot calmer now”

Peter Fonda

Peter Fonda“I'll shoot first, right through the door.”

Viktor & Rolf

Viktor & Rolf“There's very little real glamour”

Anthony Hopkins

Anthony Hopkins“I see the lines, but I don’t care”

Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby“You can wait forever for the muse”

LeBron James

LeBron James“The fame never got to me”

Michael Caine

Michael Caine“I don’t get the girl, I get the part”

Gilbert & George

Gilbert & George“We don’t do art for the few”

Yohji Yamamoto

Yohji Yamamoto“People have started wasting fashion”

Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis“They build you up just to knock you down”

Colin Farrell

Colin Farrell“I don’t think parenthood changes you”

Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell“I am kind of boring to me”

Michel Gondry

Michel Gondry“I believe in Utopia”

Tom Ford

Tom Ford“I am really a loner after all”

Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep“I'm not always happy”

Julian Schnabel

Julian Schnabel“I never thought of art as a career”

Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson“I put on a good show”

Mick Jagger

Mick Jagger“Excess was the order of the day”

Patti Smith

Patti Smith“Rock 'n roll belongs to the people”

Valentino

Valentino“I am somebody with taste, of course”

Sofia Coppola

Sofia Coppola“Film is our family business”

Mel Ramos

Mel Ramos“Why not be naked in public?”

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson“If I fought Mike Tyson I could beat him”

Michael Pitt

Michael Pitt“Don’t give yourself an out”

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