Two contrasting views on art

Banksy, in an interview with AJ Schnack:

I’ve learnt from experience that a painting isn’t finished when you put down your brush – that’s when it starts. The public reaction is what supplies meaning and value.

Seth Godin, on his blog:

Art is what we call…the thing an artist does. […] Art is not in the eye of the beholder. It’s in the soul of the artist.

(More thoughts here: Art and influences)

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