Eric Maisel, PhD is author of more than 50 books, and his interests include creativity, the creative life, and the profession of creativity coaching, which he founded. He leads creativity workshops in places including Paris, London, Rome, Dublin, Prague, San Francisco, and New York. About his teaching programs, he notes: “I want to share with […]
“For an artist, it is a driven pursuit, whether we acknowledge this or not, that endless search for meaning.” Dianne Albin
Like passion, meaning is another central element in how we choose which of our talents to develop and express. Findin…
“Einstein is a classic example of a highly creative and highly gifted individual that did not do well in traditional school environments.” That is a quote in a research paper by Kyung Hee Kim, PhD, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology, who thinks “the cause of the underachievement of many gifted and talented students may be their creativity, which tends to clash with traditional school environments.”
There are many ideas in the Creative Mind posts – not to mention all over the Internet – for how to develop creativity.
It can be helpful to make use of some of the most basic concepts.
“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leon…
What is art? Where do you make it? Where do you show it?
How you think about those questions can impact how you see yourself as a creator, and what you do about being one.
Artist Robert Irwin, a pioneer of the Light and Space movement, in 1970 abandon…