The hexadecimal color code #00178b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #00178b is comprised of 0% red, 9.02% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #00178b has a hue of 230° (degrees), 100% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.91 nm.
It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.
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If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.
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Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.
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