David Lynch, Chuck Close, Susan Orlean, and a sampling of others describe the mysteries of inspiration that generate their ideas in this short but sweet film by Andrew Norton.
I agree with those who say that inspiration requires work, not waiting. The more you absorb, the more likely you will have a moment of transcendent inspiration.
It a nice companion piece to his film about decisiveness:
• Where Do Ideas Come From? (Vimeo / Andrew Norton)
Alanis, I feel ya, mama. You’re trying to get some work done and your kiddo wants your attention. Though trying to hold your cutie while performing a song from your new album on the Fallon show maybe wasn’t the greatest idea… or was it?! (Digg)
Awesome dad of the year goes to this little stinker’s poppa.
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