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Romanticization of the Artist (Gaming)

by Cody Miller @, Music of the Spheres - Never Forgot, Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 11:03 (126 days ago) @ MacAddictXIV

An artists job is create something that imparts something to the receiver. It doesn't have to be just pleasure. It could be insight, pain, joy, or anything really.

These things are ultimately pleasurable. Why do people go see scary movies? Or read sad books? Or look at grotesque paintings? We enjoy the negative feelings through proxy.


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