Alain de Botton’s ‘Art as Therapy’ Will Change How You View Art – The Fox Is Black

Alain de Botton’s ‘Art as Therapy’ Will Change How You View ArtAlain de Botton’s ‘Art as Therapy. When a bestselling philosopher tells you that art is the most important thing in culture today, you’d best listen up. But which philosopher would ever make such a bold statement? Alain de Botton. I’ve been a fan of his writing for years now, but his most recent project is quickly becoming a favorite. Art As Therapy asks (and answers) the question “why art?”