Is my artist statement done? A flowchart

I've been in a didactic mood, apparently! So yeah, one of my pet peeves is art writing, particularly artist statements, which I believe get an unfair free pass at being annoying at best, and poorly written pieces of garbage at worst. So to help eradicate the problem and teach myself a new design skill in the process, I've created a helpful flow chart: ArtistStatementFlowChart

 

You're welcome.

Several artist statements

I’ve never been much for artist statements, but I like the idea of making statements about art, which can be crossed out or refined after further consideration. This is the first one I did. The second draft is currently on display at the Flashpoint show, and was sold on the opening night. Dana Jeri Maier - Statement 1

And, this is more of an artist’s plea (which is not on display):

Statement - Worry