In a recent public conversation at the Denver Art Museum, artist Nick Cave said he calls himself a “messenger” when pressed.
He was dubious of titles – even the title “artist.”
He said: “Everyone else gives you titles. I recommend you don't give yourself one.”
Deep Thought Thursday
Are titles necessary?
Are titles limiting?
Do you have a title for yourself? Like, when someone asks you what you do, do you say “I'm a(n) . . . ”
Do you have more than 1 title?