Faith in oneself may be the best, but it has never be the safest course; even if whoever does not love his work cannot hope that it will please others. No one doubts the inkblot itself will be high quality.
"This got me thinking about why there's a whole mass of artists in Brooklyn doing naive-like abstraction and narratives. As if you were outside the ugly side of the art world."
Graphic design making piffles a playful place to think.
Good art might say something.
Pictures used to be flat. Works on paper too often are merely superficial.
Inkblot art is the morally black and white one.
Ink your living shrimps, put the shrimps onto a piece of drawing paper and see tour crustacean artists make abstract expressionist artworks. If anything can be art then a comical ink blot made by a shrimp is art.
If you can’t give me poetry, can’t you give me “poetical science”? This is the sort of questions that a critic can pose, but only artists can answer.
How to describe yourself : A tidy drawing always pictures a lazy artist.
Any authentically-created art is in the images ability to provide an inward path to look at oneself, by what is shown through others.
Does it tell the truth? Paper wants to explore human consciousness and convey different elements of the human experience. Inkblots are not alone in their wish to experiment, obviously.
The Rorschach ink blot test doesn't lie but does it tell the truth? Smart or dumb depending on who you ask...