I read an interview with an artist who specializes in transitory art, and they compared what they did to experiencing a sunset — it can be photographed or filmed or painted, but the actual experience of the sunset, in that moment, in that place, in whatever context, that is there for an instant and then gone.

Written by

Husband & retiree. Developer, tech writer, & IT geek. I fill what’s empty, empty what’s full, and scratch where it itches. Occasionally do weird & goofy things.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store