A few empirical studies have shown that drawing helps reorganize associative memories in a way that promotes creativity and solve problems.
Keep distance and nearness simple.
Aesthetics of art is used to conceal what should be seen.
Every nuance in tone and color in a black and white drawing comes vibrantly to life.
W.J.T. Mitchell, Picture Theory, a traditional tribute to Euler and Bernoulli.
Everything balances, even the theory of everything.
Visual art obeys the laws of the visual brain : The fact that the head harbors the mind is at least as important as its shape, color, or location.
On going gallery of original pictures in the internet art, an effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible.
Return to the practice of older days when practice of human body drawing was not yet divorced from modern theories of aesthetics and to do art lists.
W.J.T. Mitchell, Picture Theory, p. 377
Vision is a creative activity of the human mind. By and large this appears to be a dinky idea. Pictures have to see beyond the surfaces of things, as an ironic vehicle.
The very tininess of an object may exert a fascination that compensates the slight weight it would otherwise have. Keep persistence and fleetingness whimsical.
The meaning of any postmodernist Santa inkblot with reindeer fishes is found in the frame within which we view the wackiest pictures of feisty cute monsters. Had it been April 1st I’d be convinced it was a parody.
Skill alone don't make a picture. Sincerely simple things make painterly paintings.
Perpetually one picture away from finishing this damn web page.