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Julian Schnabel

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Because I'm not doing it for the money, I'm doing it because I feel like that story needs to be told or clarified, or something needs to be shown about that.

— Julian Schnabel

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I didn't want to be like everybody else. Art was my religion.

— Julian Schnabel

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I guess I am ruthless too because that's what makes a great artist. But I also respect people, I don't go around stepping on their heads.

— Julian Schnabel

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I never paid much attention to being Jewish when I was a kid. In fact, I'd say my religion was more surfing than Judaism - that's what I spent most of my time doing.

— Julian Schnabel

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I think that truth is stranger than fiction, and it's nice to know the people you're making a movie about.

— Julian Schnabel

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I think when somebody's painting they don't necessarily... I'm not illustrating what I know. I'm mapping out, like topographically, some terrain I am satisfied with, how awkward that mark is.

— Julian Schnabel

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I wanted to make pictures where you would not know who took them. I also bring the present into the past.

— Julian Schnabel

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I'm not saying I'm the only Jewish person who cares about Palestinian people, but unfortunately, their voices are not necessarily heard as loudly as they should be.

— Julian Schnabel

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I've never made a movie to make money. I've never made a painting to make money.

— Julian Schnabel

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If I hung one of my paintings next to someone else's, I knew mine would kind of pop off the wall.

— Julian Schnabel

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Early life and education
Born in Brooklyn New York City to Esta (Greenberg) and Jack Schnabel Julian moved with his family to Brownsville Texas when still young. Art
It was with his first solo show at the Mary Boone Gallery in 1979 however that Schnabel would truly come to be regarded[by whom?] as a major new force in the art world. Museum collections
His works are in the collections of various museums throughout the world among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art; Museum of Modern Art in New York; The Whitney Museum of American Art; The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Los Angeles; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Reina Sofia in Madrid; Tate Modern in London and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris.

Julian Schnabel (born October 26 1951) is an American artist and filmmaker. Schnabel directed Before Night Falls which became Javier Bardem's breakthrough Academy Award-nominated role and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In the 1980s Schnabel received international media attention for his "plate paintings"—large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates.

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