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Creativity: The Perfect Crime

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Dimensions: L: 18.7cm x W: 1.1cm x H: 23cm

Product Code: 9781594633874

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Since well before his epic (and illegal) 1974 walk between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, Philippe Petit had become an artist who answered first to the demands of his craft?and not just on the high wire, but also as a magician, street juggler, visual artist, builder, and writer. He was a rebel and an autodidact, cultivating the attitudes, resources, and techniques to tackle even seemingly impossible feats. His outlaw sensibility spawned a unique approach to the creative process?an approach he shares, with characteristic enthusiasm, irreverence, and originality, in Creativity, The Perfect Crime. With the reader as his accomplice, Petit reveals fresh and unconventional ways of going about the artistic endeavor, from generating and shaping ideas to practicing, problem-solving, and ultimately pulling off the ?coup? itself?executing a finished work. His strategies and insights will resonate with performers of every stripe (actors, musicians, dancers), practitioners of the non-performing arts (writers, artists), professionals in search of new ways of meeting challenges, and individuals simply engaged in the art of living creatively. *This book may have remainder mark*

Book Title Creativity: The Perfect Crime
ISBN 9781594633874
By Author(s) Phillipe Petit
Publisher Riverhead
Pages 209
Format Paperback
Dimensions 18.7cm x 1.1cm x 23cm
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