How to Be an Artist

33 rules to take you from clueless amateur to generational talent (or at least help you live life a little more creatively).

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Nov 28, 2018 · 26 min read
Jerry Saltz stands in front of one of his works. Photo: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for New York Magazine

By Jerry Saltz

Art is for anyone. It’s just not for everyone. I know this viscerally, as a would-be artist who burned out. I wrote about that last year, and ever since, I’ve been beset — every…

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