Neuroarthistory: the impact of neuroscience on art history

Art Press Release from Australia. Published by Rebecca Gabrielle Cannon on Thursday 30 December 2010.

Neuroarthistory: the impact of neuroscience on art history image

http://yalepress.yale.edu/yupbooks/book.asp?isbn=9780300126778
Dec 31, 2007
192 p., 9 × 9
50 b/w illus.
ISBN: 9780300126778
Cloth: $40.00

Interview with Onians

Hardcover Yale University Press

Art Worldwide 40,000 year art history

Why did it emerge in widely spread regions

How can Neuroscience explain the basis for artistic practise?

What physical characteristics of humans make us create art?

Cultural and historical approaches can’t explain similarities in artistic form which have occurred in widely dispersed locations at different times.