Quote Originally Posted by CGW View Post
Art without commerce is a hobby.
And the hobbyist can create art. People have issues with these statements because 'hobby' like 'amateur' are seen, in our market obsessed world, as lower than professional and commercial.

And this:

Quote Originally Posted by cliveh View Post
a photographer who claimed that a photograph could only be rated as a good photograph by how much people were prepared to pay for it.
I think shows perfectly how narrow and money obsessed values of worth have become.

You know, some people are so poor all they have is money...