by MT McClanahan · Published · Updated
An artist and perpetual thinker, MT McClanahan finds inspiration through connecting ideas across a broad range of topics. He especially enjoys philosophy and how art and life interconnect. He is the founder of TPT and his paintings can be seen at mtmcclanahan.com.
Speaking On Art is a collection of article excerpts from those with varying backgrounds–whether in art or other–offering a personal perspective on the visual arts. Speaking On Art seeks those with interest in art to share their thoughts and opinions on any aspect of the visual arts. Artists, philosophers, historians, collectors, laymen–anyone is welcome to submit an article.
“Meaning is only meaningful to the person creating or receiving. A painter should never look for meaning as it will elude him/her. A bit like happiness. Happiness will find you, but not if you go looking for it. Looking for meaning before actually creating could easily take away the joy…”
Undeserved love is the only real love.— M.T. McClanahan (@mtmcclanahan) June 9, 2018