Rembrandt was one of the greatest masters in the history or Western Art… although admittedly he is not among the most influential upon my own work. I simply could not build upon his achievements. What he does is beyond me. Michelangelo created super-human beings that spoke of…
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Detail from Venus of Poetry, Julio Romero de Torres , 1913
What’s the safe word?
A Glimpse of Notre Dame in the Late Afternoon, Henri Matisse, 1902
Emil Nolde, Frischer Tag am Meere , 1906, oil on canvas
“Full Moon”, 1919, Paul Klee.
Åsgårdsreien, Peter Nicolai Arbo, 1872
Pierre Auguste Renoir, Trees by the Water, 19th century
Pierre Auguste Renoir, Two Woman in a Garden, 19th century
We cannot comprehend the totality of the universe, but the poetic image is able to express that totality.
—Andrey Tarkovsky (via drspungo)