Thursday, January 12, 2017

Is it better -in art- to fail miserably than to succeed mildly?

Juan de Alfaro y Gámez, Nacimiento de San Francisco de Asís, 1665 (Gámez is considered a mediocre portraitist)

2 comments:

Doug said...

It can be said that all art both fails and succeeds; art can be neither perfect nor imperfect because perfection is nonexistent in this world.

Alfredo Triff said...

Thanks for that point, Doug.