Why artists become ARTISTS?

One of the most interesting aspects about art is understanding the why and the how of “becoming” an artist. There is a myth that artists are somehow born knowing that they are artists, or that some event occurs in their lives that causes them to become artists, or that artists starve to create, artists are misunderstood, artists are creative undisciplined types who could only ever be artists, etc..,
What do you say? Do you believe it is different for you?
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Why artists become Artists?

linkedin.comOne of the most interesting aspects about art is understanding the why and the how of 'becoming' an artist.There is a myth that artists are somehow born knowing that they are artists, or that some event occurs in their lives that causes them...