Entries by Sian S. Rathore from 04/2012

The Artistic Temperament and Creativity

| Posted 04.05.2012 | Huffington Post

We all know about the insanity that Van Gogh, Virginia Woolf and Sylvia Plath lived with, and we perhaps are guilty of believing their work is made more beautiful because of our knowledge of their suffering. However I tend to wonder if we overlook the integrity of such works in light of their illness, and how condescending this really is.