01/02/2011 07:31 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Artists and Photographers Give 20 Best Pieces of Advice in 2010

Though we've evolved over the past few years, there's one central theme to My Modern Met that's never changed. By sharing today's best modern day experiences - in art, design and photography - we hope to inspire others to find their own creative spirit. This year we challenged ourselves to go deeper - to not just find the most interesting work out there - but to get to know the people who are leading the way. These are the ones who fearlessly pursue their passion, who've found success in a whole range of different ways. We found out their stories and, at the end of almost every interview, we asked them one question.

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