Cave Art in Lascaux, France
Archaelogy & Mental Illness --Who Knew?
This is a fascinating Tedx video on mental illness, human evolution & artistic genius.
For all those people who are concerned about "glamorizing mental illness" -- get over it.
Like anything else mental illness has its strengths & weaknesses, and people with mental illness are going to have to access those strengths to recover and thrive ---- which is not to say we are all artistic geniuses.