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Controversial cat paintings of Louis Wain that show his decline into schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Art, Louis Wain Cats, English Artists, Vintage Cat, Cat Drawing, Outsider Art, Oeuvre D'art, Crazy Cats, Cat Art

Louis Wain’s Schizophrenic Cats | Schiz Life

I’d like to call attention to a very interesting fellow. Like many of us, he found himself experiencing the growing symptoms of schizophrenia and used his art as an expression of this illness.

Louis Wain August 1860 – 4 July was an English artist best known for his drawings, which consistently featured anthropomorphised large-eyed cats and kittens. In his later years he may have suffered from schizophrenia (although this claim is. Psychedelic Art, Augustin Lesage, Louis Wain Cats, Creepy Cat, Psy Art, Art Brut, English Artists, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Schizophrenia

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The Schizophrenic Psychadelic Art of Louis Wain - Mayhem & Muse

Louis Wain (1860 - 1939) was a well-known artist who was famous for his anthropomorphic cartoons and paintings of cats. Wain suffered from schizophrenia and possibly Asperger's syndrome. As his disease progressed, his art style began to change. Focusing more and more on patterns, Wain's drawings of

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MENTAL SPAGHETTI promotes marginalised artists, encourages participation in the arts, and works in partnership with likeminded organisations and institutions. It is an ongoing project, led by multidisciplinary artist, Marie-Louise Plum. Our Purpose: | To use our strong online presence as a platform for marginalised ARTISTS, and further empower artists to develop their professional practice. | Curate group EXHIBITIONS to showcase…

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The psychedelic madness of Louis Wain’s cats

Though I prefer dogs, I cannot help but love Louis Wain’s cats—those beautiful playful paintings of wide-eyed felines that slowly evolve (disintegrate?) into psychedelic creatures of the electric night. Wain’s strange and wonderful paintings have led to considerable speculation over their genesis—with the oft-cited suggestion these pictures show Wain’s gradual psychosis and descent into schizophrenia. Louis Wain was born into a working class family in Victorian England in 1860. He was born…

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“The Psychedelic Cats of British Artist Louis Wain ( Outsider Art, Trippy Cat, Louis Wain Cats, Son Chat, English Artists, Visionary Art, Gravure, Oeuvre D'art, Cat Art

The psychedelic madness of Louis Wain’s cats

Though I prefer dogs, I cannot help but love Louis Wain’s cats—those beautiful playful paintings of wide-eyed felines that slowly evolve (disintegrate?) into psychedelic creatures of the electric night. Wain’s strange and wonderful paintings have led to considerable speculation over their genesis—with the oft-cited suggestion these pictures show Wain’s gradual psychosis and descent into schizophrenia. Louis Wain was born into a working class family in Victorian England in 1860. He was born…

The Schizophrenic Psychadelic Art of Louis Wain - Mayhem & MuseMayhem & Muse Augustin Lesage, Trippy Cat, Louis Wain Cats, Psychadelic Art, Art Brut, English Artists, Naive Art, Outsider Art, Oeuvre D'art

The psychedelic madness of Louis Wain’s cats

Though I prefer dogs, I cannot help but love Louis Wain’s cats—those beautiful playful paintings of wide-eyed felines that slowly evolve (disintegrate?) into psychedelic creatures of the electric night. Wain’s strange and wonderful paintings have led to considerable speculation over their genesis—with the oft-cited suggestion these pictures show Wain’s gradual psychosis and descent into schizophrenia. Louis Wain was born into a working class family in Victorian England in 1860. He was born…

Ceramic 'cubist cat' by Louis Wain, on display as part of the Louis Wain exhibition at Brent Museum. Louis Wain Cats, Whippet Dog, Geometric Sculpture, Vintage Cat, Cat Drawing, Ceramic Vase, Crazy Cats, Pottery Art, Dog Breeds

Cubist Cat I

Ceramic 'cubist cat' by Louis Wain, on display as part of the Louis Wain exhibition at Brent Museum. More: www.wellcome.ac.uk/News/2011/News/WTVM051241.htm