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God, I hate marketing. Really, I do. Of all the skills that go into being an artist--and there's a lot of 'em, very few artists just sit and art--photography, marketing, chemistry, design, canvas stretching if you're into that, marketing is the one I dislike the most. I am left feeling alternately like a beggar and a raging capitalist running dog. This is why people have agents, man...
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