Wednesday, February 3, 2010
[1468 - Johann Gutenberg, printer, dies]
[1944 - U.S. troops capture the Marshall Islands]
[1959 - Plane crash kills Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, Big Bopper]
Artist vs. Artisan
An artist creates works that may not be appreciated during his or her lifetime, or ever.
An artisan produces things that work, and that are immediately useful.
Clearly, in a society that values things, it is safer to be an artisan than an artist.
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