Of all the professions and vocations we can choose why art? Except in rare circumstances, numerous choices offer better pay, more stability, are easily quantifiable, or can supply ready recognition for success. So why would a person choose to be an artist? I am sure that the reasons for choosing to pursue art are … More Why Art?
As all things pertaining to art, there are a multitude of opinions as to the role of the artist. I claim no great insight as to the validity of these, but only hope to present my personal views on the subject. The primary act of creation is by its very nature solitary and many artists … More The Artist’s Role
Before I talk about art I have certain core philosophical beliefs that have a strong influence on how I view things. This is one that I feel is important in this instance. I am a firm supporter of narrative rationality. This is based on the work of Walter Fisher. It really revolves around a few … More Art and Essence