The hexadecimal color code #040017 is a very dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #040017 is comprised of 1.57% red, 0% green and 9.02% blue. In the HSL color space #040017 has a hue of 250° (degrees), 100% saturation and 5% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 452.13 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 you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.
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A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.