Motherboard: Can you offer any advice to artists on how to make art?
Mark Mothersbaugh: You know what? Do something that only you can do, and do something so good that nobody can deny it. That’s probably not helpful. That sounds like something my dad would say and I would go, “Thanks for that Dad, glad I asked for your advice.” That’s what you’re getting from me now – a truism.
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