ART: Self-Taught Artists Emerge in an Online World

John Scott Lewinski
Jun 9, 2019 · 5 min read

To some extent, all visual artists are self-taught. Whether he or she spends years in art school or manages only their own lonely study of materials and technique, the artist learns to create through endless practice away from any instructor. They all learn best by doing.

The emergence of self-taught artists is made more prominent these days by the rise of technology and…