The Daily Life of Some Really Creative People

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Info We Trust has come up with this handy visual that tracks the daily routines of some A-list creatives.

The challenge was:

How do creatives – composers, painters, writers, scientists, philosophers – find the time to produce their opus? Mason Currey investigated the rigid Daily Rituals that hundreds of creatives practiced in order to carve out time, every day, to work their craft. Some kept to the same disciplined regimen for decades while others locked in patterns only while working on specific works.

Now we can see how some of the greatest minds spend their days and nights. Here are some of the literary highlights:

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See the whole graphic here which includes the likes of Beethoven, Mozart, Freud, Kant and Le Corbusier among others.