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5 Artists Raising Awareness for Mental Health Through their Artwork

For many, it is difficult to communicate the struggles of everyday life with a mental health diagnosis, so they turn to expressing their innermost thoughts through works of art. These artists find solace in their craft and share some of their most intimate interpretations of what life is like with mental illness.

Everyone is capable of creating art. It takes practice, time and research to find your artistic style, but along the way, you may find yourself stuck in a creative rut. Here are some ways to get through it.

by Amber Shemesh

Learn about these four contemporary black artists who use their art as a platform for expression.

by Nana Gongadze

Many gifted women artists throughout history have only started to become more recognized within the last 50 years. Here's a list of ten fiercely original women artists, from the Renaissance to the peak of Pop Art, that you may or may not have heard of yet.

by Nana Gongadze

A step-by-step guide on how to view and understand art. You may want to read this before your next museum visit!

by Nana Gongadze