Composer, synthesist and artist Brian Eno is featured on the BBC Music John Peel Lecture 2015, discussing his take on the ecology of culture.
You can listen to Brian Eno’s John Peel Lecture below or via the BBC site:
Eno’s revolves around two underlying questions:
- Is art a luxury? Or does it have a more fundamental meaning? Eno argues that ‘Art and culture are not a luxury, but the central thing that we do.’
- If you think the arts are important, what can we do to create an environment in which the arts flourish?
Biographical profile begins at about 5:00 and Eno’s lecture begins at about 8:30.