The Works of Iván Godoy Contreras
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic.
- Ambrose Bierce
For reasons unfathomable to me, I received an email which stated,
The email concluded:
I was waiting for a phone call, so I idly clicked on Contreras' link. I was surprised to find that I liked his paintings quite well. To me, they seemed a blend of Picasso and Dali. He can be contacted at:
Espartero 4160, Ñuñoa
Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
- Gilbert K Chesterton
A la Pintura
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
- George Bernard Shaw
La Conquista Cobalto (upper), La Conquista Esmeraldo (lower
I think of art, at its most significant, as a DEW line, a Distant Early Warning system
- Marshall McLuhan
Pierrot y Columbina
Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
- Jean Cocteau
El Amor en Tiempos
Source: Ivan did have his own website for a while, but that seems to have disappeared. I'm sure he'll turn up somewhere if you search for him online persistently enough.
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