Whether you’re a painter, a sculptor, a gallery owner, a curator, an art teacher, an administrator for an arts organization, a museum security guard or any other professional in the visual arts, we want to hear about the works of art or related experiences that led you to dedicate yourself to the field. Please submit a comment below describing what you do and how an experience in the arts led you to your career. Keep submissions under 250 words.
We will present some of your stories alongside Mr. Cotter’s essay. We look forward to reading about your artistic inspirations.