FRIENDS [fr. amis]

It is a rare thing that contemporary artists are friends.
Contemporary artists are competitors.
Contemporary artists spy at each other.
Contemporary artists hide information for each other.
Contemporary artists are jealous of each other.
If a contemporary artist gets the smell of an opportunity,
they are afraid of loosing it,
or getting robbed of it,
as they are Judas to each other.
They lie to each other.
All the time.
They network.
(and networking is not friendship)
Artists have friends,
which are not friends.
It is very sad.

1   DICTIONARY   by Thierry Geoffroy / Colonel    ( link to portail )