On Wednesday night, legendary artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel and Peter Brant sat down for a conversation, hosted by NYU's Department of Art and Art Professions. Schnabel began his talk with a brief presentation of some of his works on current display at The Brant Foundation Art Study Center. Afterwards, he opened the discussion and took questions from the audience, who inquired about Schnabel's perception of today's art world versus the one Schnabel entered during late 1970s. Others asked about the issues and thoughts Schnabel encountered when making his famous plate paintings. Unsurprisingly, these questions prompted some bold commentary from the renowned artist. Here are 11 Epic Julian Schnabel Quotes About His Illustrious Art Career.