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A life in the arts : practical guidance and inspiration for creative and performing artists / Eric Maisel.

Maisel, Eric, 1947- (Author). Maisel, Eric, 1947- Staying sane in the arts. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library NX165.M35 L54 1994 37684001097730 Career Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0874777666
  • ISBN: 9780874777666
  • Physical Description: xxv, 244 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Putnam, ©1994.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"An expanded workbook edition of: Staying sane in the arts."
"A Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-234) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The guided writing program -- The challenges of the artistic personality -- Creativity and talent -- The puzzle of personality -- Of moods and madness -- The artist's personality -- The challenges of the work -- Blocks -- The business of art -- Obscurity and stardom -- The artist's work -- The challenges of relationships -- The rewards and perils of isolation -- Social interactions and community -- The artist's world -- Transition program: steps to a new life in or out of art -- Resources.
Summary, etc.:
A survival guide for visual artists, writers, composers, and performers.
Subject: Arts > Psychological aspects.
Arts > Marketing.

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