Do you know the Tristan Rêveur quote about bad art? It’s “bad art is more tragically beautiful than good art ‘cause it documents human failure.”
– Ryan Gosling as Henry Letham (Stay 2005 – imdb)
Henry is obsessed with a fake artist by the name of Tristan Reveur, reveur being french for dreamer.
“Un suicide élégant est l’oeuvre d’art finale.” ( “An elegant suicide is the final artwork.” )
– Tristan Reveur.