I create art because I need it like my lungs need oxygen. Chances are
if I need so badly to create it, someone else out there needs to
Making art gives me the opportunity to explore my thoughts, feelings, and ideas. While I have my thoughts, feelings, and ideas out in front of me I can confront them, express them, and deal with them. Making art is a very liberating and empowering adventure through the senses.
i make art because i can.
i make art - so what? i also breathe.
i make art because you need me to.
I make art to give myself and others a thrill. You can see all my work at: http://www.michellekaufman.net
I create because my soul demands it.
My answer is simple. I make art because I love it.
I'm too old and too selfish to do anything I don't enjoy.
It's great when people say they like it and gratifying when they are willing to pay money for it, but I would do it even if no one liked it and/or no one bought it.