Have you ever regretted bringing home a new piece of original art? I didn’t think so.
Scans show that viewing art triggered a surge of dopamine, the happy chemical, into the brain, which results in feelings of pleasure and satisfaction. It appeared that the reaction was almost immediate, in that when looking at things we consider to be beautiful, activity in the pleasure reward centre of the brain is increased.Bridget Watson Payne
hint, hint: I just updated a bunch of stuff and there’s some really sweet pieces in there just waiting to make you happy!