are colorful - bold - raw - challenging my ideas of beauty - beautiful - light - heavy - happy - open - as free as they can be now.
They also ask questions/talk about the big themes I have been thinking, reading, and writing about. Astronomy - the outer space - the inner space - physics - philosophy - being - biology - evolution - the brain - memory and perception - thinking and not thinking - an idea - ideals - everything and nothing.
All this convoluted into some pretty pictures?
And no, the title is not just ironic or bitter or referenced with the state of society or the limitations of art and culture.

If art's only purpose would be art, what else could it be.

Would a painting still be a painting, or a tree. Would art be more than a painting or just a pretty picture.
If we were just who we are what could we be