”seperate the art from the artist” i’ve heard throughout my life. has there ever been a better example of knowing when we must ”seperate the art from the artist” because what he has produced is artistic perfection on levels 22 and beyond keeping him on a map of venus and in business.
I believe drunk talk is truth talk…..and even after all ..thru the ugly conflicted individual he’s proved to be captured by the tiny cell phone, he’s channelled it into the most exquisite of collections consistently and DIOR never was or will be again without him. One can lose their mind but not lose IT.He’ll always have IT.
I am not sure if I am athiest but i always loved the expression Jerome’s Mom Luc(ifer) would say…”when God fires you, no one will hire you” . Just think about it …..do you think you could have had a relaxing dinner with Picasso or Salvador dali without them insulting you in the most ugliest of ways with backhanded compliments or downright confrontational assholiness on the highest level. I think not . After reading their biographys , some of the most ambitious mad geniouses are the ugliest of humans…that’s why they must create. It must be evolutionary in some way. self loathing leads to creation to find a sense of purpose. SURVIVAL OF THE WEAKEST IS WHAT I SAY. He dug his own grave and I am glad he exposed himself- for his own sake but there is no denying his talent. Condeleeeza rice was a great piano player but having said that there are actual sweethearts who are brilliant -thru and thru - maybe not ruthless enough to be known in their lifetime… so no…. I DON’T believe one has to be a conflicted a-hole to be a creative genious - I’m also surprised at how little he knows about history- Hitler killed the gays and gypsys first!- Lady kier