You may be aware of the variety of benefits of art therapy and how it can have a positive effect on autism, PTSD and cancer…but what about the benefits of just looking at, or observing, art? A recent study has explored the association with attending cultural activities and good health, satisfaction, low anxiety, and depression.
Archives for June 2011
This month’s featured artist is a very talented painter who knew she wanted to be an artist from a very young age. In the interview with Linzy Arnott, she talks about some of her inspirations, her creative thought process, her unique approach to painting, and much more! We’re very honored to feature Linzy on Art […]
A new study shows that our brains react in a similar way whether we are in love or whether we are looking at beautiful artwork. Research by Professor Semir Zeki demonstrates that looking at art stimulates our brains which create the same chemical response as when we are in love. This is just further evidence […]