News Stories relating to "artist"
Friday, May 4, 2012
When we view art, a complex series of activities go on in the brain, which help us to appreciate it. The aesthetic experience integrates sensory and emotional reactions in a manner linked with their personal relevance. BUT viewing art which we're told is "fake" DOES NOT stimulate the same type of brain reactions.
Monday, August 29, 2011
Art by some of the most famous painters in history, such as Leonardo DaVinci (who painted, among other things, the Mona Lisa
) is often described in writings by their contemporaries. When the paintings that have been written about can no longer be found, art historians begin...