|"A Mother's Love"|
7x5" oil on panel
Bernie Rosage jr.
- Works of art can give as much joy as being head over heels in love, according to a new scientific study.
- The artworks they considered most beautiful increased blood flow in a certain part of the brain by as much as 10 per cent – the equivalent to gazing at a loved one.
- "What we found is when you look at art – whether it is a landscape, a still life, an abstract or a portrait – there is strong activity in that part of the brain related to pleasure.