Art & Cognitive Dissonance

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Living with a lot of dissonance, inner conflict and ambivalence can be confusing, tumultuous and painful.

Relaxing and finding a comfortable environment and space, expressing, relaxing, more expressing and being open to approach life as an exploration; observing without judging, can help bring clarity, peace and integrity.

Art helps. Especially, with the expressing and relaxing.


What do you see?

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What is art, if not to evoke emotion? It is often wrongly said, “create emotion in this piece!”.. Evoke. Not create.

And how much do we understand about feelings, emotions, moods, that are so central and important that we (as a species) create such painstaking work to show, to evoke this..?