By Christopher Zara
Great artwork comes from nice pain.
Or that's the influence left by way of those haunting profiles. Pieced jointly, they shape a revealing mosaic of the inventive brain. It's like viewing an convey from the therapist's sofa as every one access delves into the psychological agony that afflicts the artist and impacts their art.
The scope of the artists coated is as diverse as their afflictions. inside of, you can find not only the creators of the darkest of darkish literature, song, and paintings. whereas it does show what daily challenge stored Poe's pen to paper and the adolescence disaster that stored Picasso on side, it additionally uncovers unbelievable secrets and techniques of extra without notice tormented artists. From Charles Schultz's unrequited like to J.K. Rowling's worry of demise, it's remarkable the deep-seeded problems that lie simply underneath the skin of our favourite art.
As a lot an appreciation of creative genius as an available examine of the artistic psyche, Tortured Artists illustrates the truth that internal turmoil fuels the best work.
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