Can the Brain Explain Art?
What is happening in our brains when we perceive and appreciate the arts? What are the neural substrates of artistic sensations, feelings and emotions? How do diverse arts affect the brain?
Semir Zeki works on neural correlates of affective states of experience: love, desire,...
V.S. Ramachandran pioneers behavioral neurology (“Phantoms in the Brain”); visual...
Raymond Tallis is a physician & neuroscientist, philosopher, critic, essayist, poet,...