The mastery of art

20 years ago you could get an education, stay enough obedient and get a good job with a good salary. The old ideal — the corner office, the famous college, the secure job — disappeared.

Nobody asks about your diploma now. Nobody asks where you studied and who are your parents.

Industrial economy where you follow instructions is dying off. Now you should make art and connect disconnected.

Why Make Art?

Because you must.

Because you can.

Because art is what it is to be human.

What is Art?

Art is the only human act of making things that matters to others.

Art is the only way to spread ideas and connect people.

Art is available to anyone who chooses to adopt it.

What is not Art?

Art is not a gene or a specific talent.

Art isn’t something sold in a gallery.

Art isn’t something performed on a stage.

Seizing new ground, making connections between people or ideas, working without a map—these are works of art, and if you do them, you are an artist, regardless of whether you wear a smock, use a computer, or work with others all day long.
— Seth Godin

Everything has changed. Embrace art.

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