On the Usefulness of Art-Making

In lecture halls and galleries and college art departments, people make extravagant claims about the importance of art and artists–how necessary these are, how the human spirit could not exist without them. Pish-posh. In the real world, it is the artist who benefits. Art is a byproduct of a free society, and its usefulness comesContinue reading “On the Usefulness of Art-Making”