About Douglas Moorezart

It seems a lifetime ago I earned a degree in Fine Arts only to find myself overtaken by life events. Now over 30 years later I’m finally becoming an artist. I’m trained as a painter and its my first love. In the last few years I’ve also given photography a try and you will find my attempts at same in my posts and, soon, my portfolio.

In a world where artist are pressured to measure their success based on others’ expectations — be it sales, representation, publication etc., I share this remarkable statement by Georgia O’Keeffe. (It definitely speaks to me)

“Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing.  Making your unknown known is the important thing.”


And for your ongoing inspiration:

Art of Quotation  – Find daily art inspiration from all manner of artists, both great and unknown at:  http://art of quotation.wordpress.com

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381 thoughts on “About Douglas Moorezart

  1. I’m so glad that I found your blog. Your photographs are gorgeous. And your paintings…wow! I had to do a double take on one of them because it looked so lifelike.

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