Creativity, Old Age and The Art of Lastingness

I recently read a fascinating article in the Los Angeles Times about creativity, artists, old age, the art of lastingness and the domination of youth in today’s culture.

Nicholas Delbanco’s new book, Lastingness: The Art of Old Age, profiles “great geniuses in the fields of visual art, literature, and music-Monet, Verdi, O’Keeffe, Yeats, among others – searching for the answers to why some artists’ work diminishes with age, while others’ reaches its peak.” I found this article challenging and thought-provoking. I hope you will to…