Brian Eno on the purpose of art

Celebrated artist and producer Brian Eno shares some of his theories on a range of topics, including evolution and art, at Design Indaba Conference 2007.

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Theories, 17 million paintings, and the question “what is art for?” are some of the things that artist and producer Brian Eno discusses in this presentation. Over the years, Eno’s creative roles have included “pop musician”, “serious composer” and “visual artist”. Eno also considers Darwin’s theory of evolution and the emotional impact of music.