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Serotonin

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Mature  |  Published: December 16, 2009
© 2009 - 2019 zancan
Sérotonine
Oil painting on canvas - 59x33" ( 150x85 cm)


It was a chilly night of december. I had veiling my look the glimpse of clumsy grace of the one who just gave one month of his wage for an art print _ heartbeats don't have a price. And there, I beheld, her fluttering one meter above ground, with all her youth and her witty words. But I remind not much of what happened that night in Paris, only that Pas d'Ange was wrong.
In the train back I was relishing the new space in my chest.
Later on I dreamt of truth,
of purity and wind,
and I wanted to paint reds.


This is a painting about inspiration: how a bit of a person's substance, despite the mischievousness of the _hopefully harmless and unnoticed_ puncturing act, nourishes an artist's creations through a chain of transformations. Serotonin is a neurotransmitter occurring in the brain among other places, and which has been identified, when lacking, as responsible for some depressive states. The name was borrowed from *kmye-chan who much kindly posed for the main character.

Some close-ups can be seen here and here

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-Michaël
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L'onirisme dans sa plus simple expression ! M-A-G-N-I-F-I-Q-U-E !!!
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Lovely looking slender physiques!
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TheGalleryOfEveProfessional Digital Artist
Your beautiful work has been featured here [link] :iconflyingheartsplz::tighthug: :iconflyingheartsplz:
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Your work has been featured here ----> [link]
Thank you for sharing such amazing beauty!!
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Excellent work!
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beautiful work. love it. :)
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nice work.
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Excellent work!
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it's amazing. The detail is so striking.
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pretty
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great work! excellent ;-)
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ChisSweetArtProfessional Digital Artist
Awesome
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AndaelentariHobbyist Digital Artist
woah D:. This is so. . . well done. Not just artistically but in conveying the purpose and destruction Serotonin can cause. Great work :clap:
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THIS is art! EPIC!
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marcgosselinProfessional Traditional Artist
Absolutely beautiful!!!
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Congrats!Great concept excellent artwork!
:iconthumbsupplz::icongoofygrinplz::iconthumbsup2plz:
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amazing painting :love:
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Wonderful!
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beautiful
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I feel like I kind of understand this. I see that one of the people in the chain of 'emotions' is holding something like a brush. So its like, your emotions, as part of you, inspire and create you. You change along with your emotions, because emotions change your sense of self. A beautiful photo. <3
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ZanygaughHobbyist Traditional Artist
This is epic!!
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Featured your artwork: [link]
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