Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
-George Bernard Shaw
A fine painter does not paint what he sees.
He paints what he understands about what he sees.
Arthur Frederick Maynard
The State of Visual Enlightenment is when the Artist becomes at one with the visual whole.
‘Genuine works of art carry their own aesthetic theory implicit within them and suggest the standards according to which they are to be judged.’