Creating art is not an easy thing. As I talked about in my review of Steven Pressfield’s The War of..
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Miles Davis is one of the great musical figures of the twentieth century. His contributions to the field of jazz..
In the world of inventive contemporary architecture there are a few notable names that come to mind: Frank Gehry, Renzo..
Anybody who works in the arts knows that to create art is to struggle. We must struggle against our medium..
Orson Welles has a varied reputation depending on who you ask. He lived many lives. Some cite his egotism and..
Isamu Noguchi is one of the most important and underrated sculptors of the twentieth century. He was the product of two..
Ah, the good life! Waking up, sitting down to work, no responsibilities but to create! This is the life that many..
Comedian, writer, filmmaker, TV show creator, and actor Louis C.K. has been getting an increasing amount of attention lately and..
Recently, I decided to revisit one of the books that made me want to write about creativity, Daily Rituals: How Artists..
The unimaginably expensive prices works of art can go for these days may leave those who pay attention to the art..