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Great comparison —- the worlds of art and wine can be intimidating. But why not take the focus off enjoying the “right” things and just think about enjoying?
I recently used an analogy that seemed to resonate with people- buying and owning art is like drinking wine. For a long time John and Jane Q. Public were not sure that they knew enough to drink and serve wine confidently. Sure, one buys wine for special occasions, but one must know a lot about wine to choose the ‘right’ wine, or rely on the advice of experts. There are all kinds of rules; and well, wine is a complicated business.
I’ve observed that many people have a similar relationship with Art. They feel they just don’t know enough. They know what they like, but…