Great Art Doesn’t Have to Come out of Darkness

“I don’t believe that true creativeness comes out of misery and insanity.”

The stereotypical myth of the tortured artist is a lie.

In this four-minute video, Patton Oswalt talks about how he’s learned great art doesn’t have to come out of darkness and shares a story about Vincent Van Gogh that reveals a side of the legendary artist which is often overlooked.

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