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Editorial: Artworks at Maryland House should be put back in place when renovations are done
Editorial: Artworks at Maryland House should be put back in place when renovations are done

Art has an uneasy relationship with the world of commercial enterprise. Commercial artists aren't necessarily held in high regard as they're often charged with tasks like devising nondescript images to hang in the food consumption areas of fast food joints. Then again, Andy Warhol, whose reputation has remained solid long after his death, was a commercial artist of sorts; his rather high volume studio was famously known as "The Factory." Others, however, have maintained great art must be associated with great suffering, often the kind of suffering that comes from being a starving artist. Pioneering rock musician Todd Rundgren made note of this notion when he named one...

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