What started ART?

What started ART?

Origins of art The revelation that art was being made on opposite sides of the world during the Ice Age suggests that symbolic painting could have originated independently — or perhaps art-making originated much earlier, in Africa, where humans evolved before marching out to other continents about 100,000 years ago.

How are artists brains different?

A study published in Neurolmage compared the brain scans of 21 art students and 23 non-artists. The results revealed the artists had more neural matter in the cerebellum and the supplementary motor area — areas of the brain associated with fine motor movements and visual imagery.

Are Artists good in bed?

While they may not be for everyone when it comes to dating (they're a bit of a handful), the creative set typically has one thing in common. They're amazing in bed (yeah, we said it). One thing all artists and creative souls have in common is an insatiable passion – and a desire to express that passion.

Are artists loners?

Artists and creatives are often stereotyped as being loners, and while this may not actually be the case, solitude can be the key to producing their best work.

Are you born artistic?

Talent or training? Artists are both born and taught, says Nancy Locke, associate professor of art history at Penn State. "There is no question in my mind that artists are born," says Locke. Many artists arrive in the world brimming with passion and natural creativity and become artists after trying other vocations.

Can you be a self taught artist?

There is nothing glamorous about being a self-taught artist. ... If you are disciplined, then you can achieve anything as a self-taught artist that a trained artist could achieve. In fact, formal art training can be restrictive to the learning of some artists, who may be better suited to the self-taught path.

Can I learn to draw without talent?

You can learn to draw, as long as you can hold a pencil. Even without natural talent, you will learn drawing, if you practice often. With enough motivation and dedication, anyone will learn drawing, if he/she believes in himself/herself. Taking the first steps is never easy.