Art is harmony. Harmony is the analogy of contrary and of similar elements of tone, of color and of line, conditioned by the dominate key, and under the influence of a particular light, in gay, calm, or sad combinations.
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Ballroom is two people dancing together to music, touching in perfect harmony
Beauty is nothing else but a just accord and mutual harmony of the members, animated by a healthful constitution.
I keep the telephone of my mind open to peace, harmony, health, love and abundance.
Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.
Harmony with nature will bring you a happiness known to few city dwellers. In the company of other truth seekers it will be easier for you to meditate and think of God.
A successful work of art is not one which resolves contradictions in a spurious harmony, but one which expresses the idea of harmony negatively by embodying the contradictions, pure and uncompromised, in its innermost structure.
Independent of harmony rules, any color 'goes' or 'works' with any other color, presupposing that their quantities are appropriate.
Harmony of colouring is destructive of artÍ it is like the smile of a fool.
Oh I do want that thing, that oneness of movement that will catch the thing up into one movement and sing - harmony of life.
To paint is not to copy the object slavishly, it is to grasp a harmony among many relationships.
When they are done right, harmony appears by itself. The more numerous and varied they are, the more the effect is obtained and agreeable to the eye.
I've come to realize that where harmony is concerned, more can be achieved with less color.
Unfortunately, no rules can be given to guide him in difficult question of harmony; he must try different combinations, and not be content until he gets something which he feels at once is beautiful.
To seek, beneath the universal strife, the hidden harmony of things.
Just as counterpoint and harmony follow their own laws, and differ in rhythm and movement, both formal tensions and color tensions have a development of their own in accordance with the inherent laws from which they are separately derived. Both, however, aim toward the realization of the same image. And both deal with the depth problem.
To achieve vital harmony in a picture it must be constructed out of parts in themselves incomplete, brought into harmony only at the last stroke.
I want to bring my viewers to the harmony trail. When the viewer comes to see, they feel harmony.
In most natural scenes there is a prevailing colour, which the landscape painter must learn to identify, and which must prevail also in a slightly exaggerated form, in his painting, for the sake of truth, harmony and unity.
Medicine, to produce health, has to examine disease; and music, to create harmony, must investigate discord.
To create a vision of the harmony of the unequal, balance the infinite variety, the chaotic, the contradictions ˝ in a unity.
Harmony is the analogy of contrary and similar elements of tone, of color, and of line, conditioned by the dominant key, and under the influence of a particular light, in gay, calm, or sad combinations.
The theme, or harmony, of a painting can be created by any one of its visual elements. A single colour... repetition of shapes... Light can be a theme.
The artist has to feel the harmony first, it can't be faked; it breathes itself out through the pores of the fingers and the pores of the paint, only when it is so strong it can't be held in any longer.