Meaningful arts and thought-provoking movies that will make you question reality and yourself. After watching these, you will never be the same again.

What You See in This Salvador Dali Painting Could Reveal How Your Brain Works

The optical illusion in this Salvador Dali painting could say a lot about how your brain works. Art isn’t always about painting a “pretty” picture. Sometimes art can be horrifying and speak with loud accusations. Art can also be riveting in emotion and cause the viewer to stop and stare…

Thought-Provoking Series of Surreal Illustrations Depicts the Ugliness of Modern Society

The series of surreal illustrations named "System Failure" by the Polish artist Igor Morski vividly depicts the ugly face of modern society. Has the society we live in become surreal? How many times you've heard something and simply said, I can't believe this, this cannot be real? The visions of…

This Comic Perfectly Captures What Dealing with Depression and Anxiety Is Like

You might be surprised by the number of people who suffer from some sort of mental illness. Why I, myself, suffer from bipolar disorder. So I can relate, to some degree, with some symptoms of other mental issues. My condition, for instance, deals with mania and depression, which mirrors depression…

Vintage Postcards Show How Different Women’s Beauty Standards Were 100 Years Ago

Women's beauty has been a subject that started wars, troubled philosophers, and inspired poets. As far as we can remember a topic of lady's appearance was important to both sexes equally, although we haven't always lived in a world that allowed so much freedom to women. Some might argue that…

Artist Pixel-Pusha Takes 20 Different Drugs to Create 20 Illustrations under Their Influence

No one can deny that art is the ultimate form of expression. An artist's creativity has no limits, no rules or boundaries. Here is what San Francisco-based graphic designer Brian Pollett, aka Pixel-Pusha, did: he has been taking different psychedelics and other substances for twenty consecutive days. Under the influence…

Nine Drawings Experiment: Here Is What Happens When a Portrait Artist Takes LSD

Have you ever heard of the nine drawings experiment? It was performed by an experimental psychiatrist and psychotherapist during his long-term research on LSD, from 1954 to 1962. Oscar Janiger, a professor at the University of California, Irvine, had his first experience with LSD in 1954. The outcome was so…

These Incredible Psychedelic Artworks Are Created by Pouring Paint and Resin onto a Canvas

Bruce Riley is an ingenious artist with a unique style who creates incredibly vibrant captivating psychedelic artworks by using a combination of dripped paints and resins. Riley was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States and has lived in Chicago since 1994. As a student at the Art Academy of Cincinnati,…