Why do we need unexpected encounters in our lives now more than ever? Esther Anatolitis explains and suggests three small ways to make sure we don’t lose them.
One of the most thrilling aspects of being part of the art world is also the most difficult to recover right now: the unexpected. Accidental encounters. Serendipitous moments. Unexpected experiences.
When we visit a gallery, a theatre or a live music venue, we go in on the premise that we’re about to experience something we’ve never experienced before. That’s why we go.
More than that: we’re the kinds of people whose relationships with one another are premised on expecting the unexpected…