Ten Quotes From MacArthur Fellows on Creativity

On Thursday, October 4, we’ll announce the 2018 class of MacArthur Fellows, talented individuals who have shown extraordinary originality and dedication in their creative pursuits. The MacArthur Fellowship is a $625,000, no-strings-attached award to extraordinarily talented and creative individuals as an investment in their potential.

MacArthur Fellows work in a wide a variety of creative, intellectual, and professional pursuits. We gathered thoughts from a small group of Fellows on creativity and where they find inspiration.

Sign up for our newsletter so you can be notified when we announce the 2018 class of Fellows. You can also check out some frequently asked questions about the award, then test your knowledge of the MacArthur Fellows by taking our Fellows Quiz.

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