Francisco De Goya ~ Light And Shadow
“Always lines, never forms! But where do they find these lines in Nature? For my part I see only forms that are lit up and forms that are not. There is only light and shadow.”
― Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
El Quitasol, 1777
Picasso ~ Art Is A Lie
Stuffed Shirts (Les Plastrons)
Pablo Picasso - 1900
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies.”
― Pablo Picasso
Woman with feathered hat
Miro ~ On Colors
"I try to apply colors like words that shape poems, like notes that shape music."
Goya ~ State Of Being…
"I'm not moaning, nor thinking of moaning, for I believe that no one is richer than he who is content with what he has, and that I am..."
Salvador Dali ~ On Drawing
"Drawing is the honesty of the art. There is no possibility of cheating. It is either good or bad."
Salvador Dali on Drawing
Salvador Dali ~ On Imitation
"Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing."