Entertainment versus Art – it’s an age old debate for sure.
But first let it be said that we should not allow ourselves to be drawn into the dichotomy of western thinking, that forces us to pitt one choice against the other.
In fact that in my opinion “is the problem.”
Art should never be separated from entertainment; these two entities were designed to be lovers and not foes.
What do I mean?
When we separate art from entertainment, Art has a tendency to be selfishly introverted, inaccessible and lonely.
And, when we separate entertainment from art, Entertainment has a tendency to become self indulgence, superficial and greedy.
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