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Laurie Anderson on Art, Science and Breaking the Rules

Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson gave an eloquent and entertaining commencement speech for the graduates at the School of Visual Arts at New York City’s radio music hall. Thanks to Cory Doctorow at Boing Boing for bringing it to our attention. Enjoy:

Amy Roth

Amy Davis Roth (aka Surly Amy) is a multimedia, science-loving artist who resides in Los Angeles, California. She makes Surly-Ramics and is currently in love with pottery. Daily maker of art and leader of Mad Art Lab. Support her on Patreon. Tip Jar is here.

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  1. “No one will ever ask you to do the thing you really want to do.”

    This is such good advice, for everyone everywhere.

    My dad is a huge Laurie Anderson fan. I’m going to pass this on to him and my mom!

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