Failure

The Importance of Failure for an Artist

The Importance of Failure for an Artist

On the first day of orientation my freshman year at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago I was told I was going to fail. Often. And no, it wasn't by rude classmates, jealous strangers, or someone who thought I didn't deserve this opportunity - it was by Walter Massey, the president of my new college. As an already nervous freshman...