Does the Canvas Matter?

December 26, 2012


I’ve been thinking about art a lot lately. A lot, a lot. I’ve been wrapping my brain around complex questions and peeking through every nook, cranny, and brush stroke to try and find the answers. I’ve been picking brains and conversing with friends, new and old, over coffee about the value of art (and the artist) in today’s world. I’ve been reading books like The War of Art (amazing) and watching TED talks on creativity. I’ve also been doing the work – creating, questioning, and answering by getting my hands a little dirty.

In one of those coffee shop conversations my friend Dave posed the following question: does the canvas matter? You can read my response here.

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