Is ARTISTRY confined to just PAINTING?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Seth Godin’s book Linchpin

What makes someone an artist? I don’t think is has anything to do with a paintbrush. There are painters who follow the numbers, or paint billboards, or work in a small village in China, painting reproductions. These folks, while swell people, aren’t artists. On the other hand, Charlie Chaplin was an artist, beyond a doubt. So is Jonathan Ive, who designed the iPod. You can be an artists who works with oil paints or marble, sure. But there are artists who work with numbers, business models, and customer conversations. Art is about intent and communication, not substances. “

Published by dipsviewpoints

Tech geek , gourmet , preacher and seeker of motivation

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