Like a million years ago we published a post addressing the idea that maybe Academy of Art diplomas aren’t good for shit. It continues to get new comments on a regular basis. Here’s one now:
If your hatin’ then you obviously didn’t have what it takes to succeed in the real world as a creative person. I am sure it is a lot easier to try to bring down an organization by slandering it as opposed to busting your ass and trying to accomplish something with the opportunity that you have or had.
The hard fact is that the economy sucks and that means that you have to be even more badass than everyone else out there just to get a paycheck.
On top of that, a lot of people get the misconception that “Art” school is easy. Wrong.
Dang. I guess I shall cease considering art school. Read on.