The hexadecimal color code #2222aa / #22a is a medium dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2222aa is comprised of 13.33% red, 13.33% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #2222aa has a hue of 240° (degrees), 67% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.
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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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An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.
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It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.
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