The subtitle of this article from NewStatesman caught my attention: “Creativity, popularity and pornography – and why great art always involves losing control”. Well, it was not the first but the second part of this sentence, but, well, never mind.
My favourite quote is this one, but the full article is worth your attention:
GP […] But creativity is mistakes and if you can’t accept that, don’t get involved.
BE So that’s a way of saying creativity is letting yourself lose control?
GP Yeah, you’ve got to do risk. […]