“In every painting a whole is mysteriously enclosed, a whole life of tortures, doubts, of hours of enthusiasm and inspiration.”
Jared French, Homesickness, 1942
Jared French, Evasion, 1947
“There is no such thing as good painting about nothing”
Die Nibelungen (The Nibelungs) is a series of two silent fantasy films created by Austrian director Fritz Lang in 1924
Arno Breker (German, 1900-1991), Junges Europa.
photo: Ronald Hirlé
“All great art is a visual form of prayer”
Marcel Sijben de Maroye (Dutch, 1878-1962), Portrait of a boy with laurel wreath. Oil on canvas, 200 x 85 cm.
Guglielmo Pluschow, end of the 19th Century.
“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here. Make. Good. Art.”
Boys in sailor’s striped vests
La Palude “The Marsh”
by Roberto Ferri
Marco d’Oggiono, Saint Sebastian, 1520