Why I Art

We think of art in such a variety of ways that it is virtually impossible to come up with anything close to a universal definition. Case in point, I typed in “art is” in Google search and the hive mind finished my sentence with options like “essential to life,” “dead,” and “in bakery.” Then there […]

In Search of Meaning (32): Perfection is the a-ha moment

WHAT DO SCIENTISTS, JOURNALISTS, and artists have in common? Relentless pursuit. Artists are in pursuit of beauty. Journalists (the honest ones, anyway), of truth. And scientists, of both.   Making sense where there is none WE EACH WANT TO ARRIVE at the truth of a thing. To make sense of the complexity of the world […]