Born with Synesthesia, this artist paints the music she sees

2017-08-16 // art featured popular

The American artist Melissa McCracken, born with synesthesia, can see music as color explosions and illustrates how she feels famous songs with colorful paintings, from Radiohead to David Bowie through Prince or John Lennon. Synesthesia a neurological phenomenon by which two or more senses are associated, transforming for example the notes of music into colors. You can follow her creations on Instagram.

David Bowie – Life On Mars?
Glass Animals – Flip
Airhead – Callow
Jimi Hendrix – Little Wing
John Lenon – Imagine
John Mayer – Gravity
Radiohead – Karma Police
Led Zeppelin – Since I’ve Been Loving You
Prince – Joy In Repetition
Radiohead – Lucky
Smashing Pumpkins – Tonight, Tonight
Soulive – Interlude II
Images © Melissa McCrackensource

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