“It Is Okay for Artists to Make Money…No, Really, It’s Okay”

"An inclination to take offense often attends the close juxtaposition of art and commerce. For some reason people become bad tempered or think something needs fixing when artists or art objects make money. But that can’t be right, can it? Surely more artists ought to make more money more often, and the fact that they don’t—that’s the real problem.”

 

It Is Okay for Artists to Make Money…No, Really, It’s Okay

by Robert D. Austin and Lee Devin

HBS Working Knowledge

 

Posted on May 6, 2011 .