The UK education system is task driven, geared to outcomes and exams. Yet humans exist in constant process. It is a rare occasion when there to be an outcome in life that is not the start of a new journey or process.
The Artistic Process
For many, if not all conceptual artists, ‘process’ is what is of interest. Rarely is an artist motivated by a final piece of work. The process is one of the most difficult aspects of the artists’ character to understand.
For non-artists it can cause real frustration. It is the obsession with a process that makes artists different from the majority. Generalising, the population are always task or outcome driven
It is through process that we innovate and invent. It is the same for social innovation, scientific discovery and engineering feats. The Arts are instrumental to human progress.
Debatable? Of course! Wrong? Certainly not!
Haphazard Business will compare these two quite separate ways of engaging the World. The blog seeks to reveal how everything is only part of an ongoing process. Society operates within a constant process and rarely reaches a final outcome.
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