Being an artist is a career choice...

Max Vityk (b. 1964) Number 10 - The Warrior of Light, 2015 (acrylic, enamel, spray paint, oil bar, foam and pen on canvas), 300 x 200 cm (118 x 78 in).

Max Vityk (b. 1964) Number 10 - The Warrior of Light, 2015 (acrylic, enamel, spray paint, oil bar, foam and pen on canvas), 300 x 200 cm (118 x 78 in).

...It is similar to setting up a business. Success rarely happens overnight. In fact, in order to achieve long-term success you need to have the tenacity to stay the course and the discipline to put in a lot of hard work even if it does not immediately pay off. It’s all about baby steps: small achievements that will eventually lead to big achievements. But in order to be successful you need to manage the business, marketing and sales aspects of your career, as well as producing great art. This sounds overwhelming, but it is entirely possible to achieve...