Read up on the positive effects of art. From your brain health to your wellbeing, art matters.
What can art do for you?
The effect of art on the brain
Human beings have been inspired by art for tens of thousands of years. We know art can move us and make us see the world in a different way.
Art as powerful communication
The reason I love art is simple: it can express just about anything a person can think or feel. It is a showcase for the richness of our experiences.
The value of a life in art
We know that looking at art can refocus your mindset. But how does creating art contribute to joy and fulfilment?
Who's afraid of the art gallery?
Have you ever heard someone say that they’re scared of a song? Or that they're too unsophisticated for a certain film? It may sound ridiculous, yet many people feel this way about visual art.
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