Art Careers

5 Life Lessons from Pablo Picasso

We encountered a new problem last week. Clue: it’s probably the mother of all first-world problems. Having arrived in our new home in France, my boyfriend and I both leapt eagerly into our respective passion-projects. Me: writing. Him: cycling. After weeks of packing our lives into boxes (literally and figuratively), we had been starved of …

Continue Reading

An Artist in La La Land

I’m not in Hollywood, but saying you want to be an artist / writer often earns you as much skepticism as saying you want to be an actor. Saying you’ve given up your job to go and chase that dream is crazier still, especially to the generation above my own. When I told my manager …

Continue Reading