All the great artists were messed up. Picasso fell into a huge depression, and look at what he produced. Just imagine, if he had medication, how much art we would have missed out on.
Okay, if someone says that to you, deck them.
Maybe not deck them. At least not physically. But tell them: Is your art worth that much more than a person’s life?
And imagine, if Picasso had access to medication that had helped him, not just how much better his life would have been, but how much more art of his you would have to appreciate?Continue reading “Depression Doesn’t Make Art”