Dear Creatives, (I appeal to everyone, artists, businessmen/businesswomen, etc.).
Through ABC (Art, Business, Creativity), I will publish articles, thoughts, items, etc., referring to the art/creative industry and business, and the need for this collaboration for the present and for our future.
Our society needs more artists/creative thinkers to think as businesspeople and more entrepreneurs to think artistically and creatively, to evolve.
As a starting point, I will publish some pieces I have collected from the publications of well-known and important organizations about the need for collaboration between Art/Creative Industry & Business, for society...
<< Every innovative idea is a work of art, let us use the medium of expression (art) as a tool for the emergence of innovation, through the creative tools it provides us >>.
‘The Economist’: ‘’Business has much to learn from the arts… Studying the arts can help businesspeople communicate more eloquently….’’
‘Forbes’: ‘’Unleash Your Inner Business Artist... By adding creativity into everything you do, you’ll up your ante and give yourself an extra turn of the knob for your own success. This infusion of artistry is the fastest way to advance your career and your company…’’
‘The Times’: ‘’Banks need arts graduates to put humanity back into business… Royal Bank of Scotland seeking to hire a new generation of arts graduates as it blames “linear thinking” mathematicians and economists for elements of the financial crisis…’’
‘Business Insider’: ‘’Why Apple employees learn design from Pablo Picasso … When Apple employees go to the tech company’s super-secretive course on How Apple Does Things, they’re treated to this famous series of drawings by Pablo Picasso…’’
‘Fast Company’: ‘Why You Should Hire An Artist As Your Next Business Consultant… The leaders in companies such as Capital One, GAP, GE, Mozilla, MTV, and Coca-Cola have done just that, turning to the artist-consultants of Another Limited Rebellion and K-Hole to help solve their innovation and branding problems…’’
‘The Huffington Post’: ‘’Does Business Need the Arts to Be Innovative? Five Executives Weigh In… Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something… The broader one’s understanding of the human experience, the better design we will have…’’
‘The New York Times’: ‘’Art Makes You Smart…Expanding access to art, whether through programs in schools or through visits to area museums and galleries, should be a central part of any school’s curriculum…’’