The Power of Accountability

By Barry Dallman | Uncategorized

Accountability. My instinct says it’s massively important in getting anything done. In lots of other circumstances in my life, being accountable to somebody else means that I show up and I do what’s necessary. But my creative work doesn’t matter to anybody else but me. That’s not being self-deprecating, it’s just the way it is. […]

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Making money as an artist

By Barry Dallman | Uncategorized

My definition of success doesn’t mention money and acclaim, but what makes this such an exciting time for artists is that if we’re prepared to put our work out there and it’s good enough, we will be rewarded. Our society might be in love with idea of the starving artist suffering rejection after rejection as […]

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Living In The Gap

By Barry Dallman | Uncategorized

Life only makes sense in retrospect. While we’re living it, it’s chaotic and unsettling. Much of the time it doesn’t make sense and the way forward is difficult to see. It’s only when we come to the end of a chapter that we can draw the narrative arc and to make sense of what happened.I’ve […]

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