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5 Frighteningly Beautiful Paintings That Would Leave You Anxious

Why do we hate to love tragedy?

Dante’s and Virgil’s journey to the eighth circle of hell by William by Adolphe Bouguereau

Why do we hate to love tragedy? It could be a horror movie, true crime docuseries or a nightmarish painting. The other day I saw a disturbing documentary on Netflix. I knew it was unsettling but I kept binge-watching it anyway and felt disgusted afterward.

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Kamna Kirti

Kamna Kirti

Art enthusiast. I engage with art at a deep level. I also share insights about entrepreneurship, founders & nascent technologies. https://linktr.ee/kamnakirti