The creative process is often connected to the representation and expression of emotions. Similarly, when we look at famous artists we often connect their creations to their psychology. But what about emotions and the art market?
In this article from Artist as Entrepreneur, Isabel Lamont addresses the importance of Emotional Intelligence to artists in the Digital Age:
Why Emotional Intelligence is the Most Important Trait an Artist Can Have
By Isabel Lamont
Emotional intelligence is one of the most valuable skills an artist can have. On the business end of being an artist, you need emotional intelligence to interact with art buyers, collaborators, and art sellers.