“Classical music comes from the divine; pop music comes from the testicles.”
“Art is everything we don’t have to do.”
“Art is the punchline.”
“Art is safe.”
The talk was 2.5hrs that I wished would last even longer. There’s no way I could reasonably cover the entirety of Eno’s talk, but there were several points that stood out for me, as headlined in the quotes above. He was an excellent speaker, with a self-deprecating wit, and a dry sense of humour that kept me amused.