I don’t like to use the word art when describing my work or the word artist when describing me.
The use of those words, to me, seem to be an attempt to artificially elevate something or someone to more than it or they are.
Here’s a blog post that resonates with my thoughts about art. http://www.vice.com/en_uk/read/im-sick-of-pretending-i-dont-get-art.
In a nutshell, some things called “art” don’t seem, to me, to be very “artful”.