Art does not come from governments, institutions, curators, funding bodies or arts administrators. It comes from artists.
Listening to a recent candidates’ panel discussion on their plans to support the arts in Peterborough hosted by Artspace, it became clear to me: it is not the products of the arts that need support, it is the artists themselves. Support for the arts looks more like sustainably harnessing a natural energy resource than financing a start-up."
let’s talk about what a fab human dan radcliffe is…
a++ work, do not regret 13yo me’s crush on him at all
“When you’re an introvert like me and you’ve been lonely for a while, and then you find someone who understands you, you become really attached to them. It’s a real release.”
- (via lipstick-bullet)
We are all so busy lusting after other folks gardens that we are forgetting to water our own and then wondering why ours can’t be as beautiful or fruitful.
I must remember to plant seeds for myself, water them and care for them, and give them chances to grow. If what I try does not yield then I must try something different…