The Postscript: Patron of the arts
Last updated 3/23/2022 at 9:25am
My landlord, Jorge, is a patron of the arts.
When I imagine a patron of the arts, I imagine some fabulously wealthy person in the past, supporting the creation of art in Italy or New York — someone with an impossibly luxurious lifestyle, maybe with a couple of designer dogs on diamond leashes standing at attention nearby.
None of this sounds much like Jorge. Jorge runs a small hotel in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and spends most days either repotting plants or greeting customers.
But I don’t know what else to call him because, for more than a week now, he’s kept three artists...