Posts Tagged: art

Can you handle the truth?

“Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.” -Pablo Picasso

Can you handle the truth?

“Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.” -Pablo Picasso

Bright is the imagination of some

“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” -Pablo Picasso

Bright is the imagination of some

“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” -Pablo Picasso

What is art?

“A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” -Paul Cezzane

What is art?

“A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” -Paul Cezzane

Words that inspire the pictures in your mind

“Poetry is that art which selects                                                                  and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination                                                                 the most powerfully                                                                                                                   and delightfully”                                                                                                                                  -William Cullen Bryant

Words that inspire the pictures in your mind

“Poetry is that art which selects                                                                  and arranges the symbols of thought in such a manner as to excite the imagination                                                                 the most powerfully                                                                                                                   and delightfully”                                                                                                                                  -William Cullen Bryant

Art reveals the soul

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” -Pablo Picasso

Art reveals the soul

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” -Pablo Picasso

Live the rainbow

“We live in a rainbow of chaos.” -Paul Cezanne

Live the rainbow

“We live in a rainbow of chaos.” -Paul Cezanne

Life is messy

“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.” -John W. Gardner

Life is messy

“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.” -John W. Gardner

Life imitating art

“Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.” -Edgar Degas

Life imitating art

“Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.” -Edgar Degas

Unlock the potential

“In every block of marble I see a statue as plain as though it stood before me, shaped and perfect in attitude and action. I have only to hew away the rough walls that imprison the lovely apparition to reveal

Unlock the potential

“In every block of marble I see a statue as plain as though it stood before me, shaped and perfect in attitude and action. I have only to hew away the rough walls that imprison the lovely apparition to reveal

The passion of painting

“The work of art must seize upon you, wrap you up in itself and carry you away. It is the means by which the artist conveys his passion. It is the current which he puts forth, which sweeps you along

The passion of painting

“The work of art must seize upon you, wrap you up in itself and carry you away. It is the means by which the artist conveys his passion. It is the current which he puts forth, which sweeps you along