News


Why does popular culture depict creativity as ‘chaotic’?

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, October 19, 2017

Is chaos an inevitable result of being a brilliant creator? Or just a trope that popular culture’s invented? And what impact does that have on creative people themselves?

 Read More


×

Recent Posts


Tags

storage clean desk tidier tension symptoms of creativity anxiety brilliant creator creativity diary compulsion social media stop cluttering tidy desk normality peer-to-peer networks creative career creative ambitions clearing as you go display items good art work lifetimes much better friend emotional balance cleaning hijacking creativity artistic conviction ‘stories’ about your possessions trope green room sheila chandra coaching culture creative person missed opportunities buying hope subconscious mind popular culture morning routines buying happiness work trips inspiration buying stardust low maintenance strategies multiple lifetimes well organized housework much quicker home life organisation good friend business-like domestic life absences touring stay on top of email streamlining routines efficient work patterns productivity nipping things in the bud work efficiently spree too busy boredom procrastination tortoise and hare childhood clear outs bulk buy how to be naturally tidy great art good creative habits creative spark organise elevator pitch feel like creatiing creativity creative confidence artistic chaos just in case warm down making decisions why organise brands email saving time artist workspaces slow and steady networking being organized creative magic clear desk hostile clutter precious memories introverts business interface to creative businesses long-term artistic development work priorities funding disorganization clutter creative wellbeing static spaces low maintenance VIPs emotionally secure artist card artist goals theft nurture creativity nurturing creative work living clutter free professional creative career emotional support proposals artists innocence creative culture grief creative people inconvenience loss mornings creative commissions copyright goals pop culture magic criteria for letting go of stuff appointments exhaustion pop music double standard wind down vocation letting go cupboard of shame proposal writing parent successful artist networking effectively creative identity workspaces email overload vulnerability clearing clutter concentrated creative time clearing too many commitments ‘creativity’ work/home life balance : clothes confident in clothes platform self promotion artist to do list dynamic spaces fine art buying wealth control loving your audience working class artists professional mentors social media networking resentment clutter addict tips for clearing diary new year hoarding chaotic career strategy creative career coaching cleaning your desk peacefulness well curated closet nascent artists business-speak collections feeling creative living mess free mature artists guilty purchases temperament home care network how to work efficiently lazy focus sacrifice effortlessly tidy minimalists business stop hoarding stuff friendships commitment Sheila Chandra author tidiness in living spaces options writing funding campaigns email bankruptcy professional encouragement wardrobe buying youth getting ready for work organizing for creative people how to save time critical acclaim quality car hotel room fall of innocence clearing in short bursts under-confidence partners home organising stay tidy automatically clarity of thought artist materials artist mentors crowdfunding emotional resilience jealousy visualising buy fewer clothes myth arrogance work life smart artists tidy hobbies binge 2018 goals the void artistry diagnosis working class culture creative organising motivation great artists cry time clutter slim-line wardrobe mess overwork celebrity endorsed products artist mentoring branding staying in control tidy people imagination friends being tripped up stardust

Archive

×