“What you thought was your soul swooning at Starry Night is actually just a bunch of neurons firing away? Well, that’s how it is. But the transcendence and mystery of art shouldn’t be diminished by knowing what drives our particular thrills. If anything, these findings should inspire new and more wonder.”

I agree. Neuroscience will not be the end of art; more likely it will provide new avenues of expression for artists. Read more here.