Case Study: “Artist Qua Artist” vs. “Artist Qua Man”

In his Art and Scholasticism, Jacques Maritain makes a distinction between the sphere of Making and the sphere of Doing. I’d like to discuss the importance of this distinction to the Artistic Vocation in later posts, but in the meantime, see here for an interesting, introductory exploration of the relationship between artistic goodness in Art and moral goodness in the Artist.

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