Vincent van Gogh
Lofty 19th century Romantics were really into knocking back absinthe because they believed that it allowed them to transcend the mere mortals of this earth. Sadly, absinthe isn't actually hallucinogenic and any tripping was all in their heads.
You don't have to be a suicidal nihilist to make something beautiful.
Dutch artist Diemut Strebe uses DNA from Impressionist master's distant relative to replicate his severed organ.
Luca Agnani's meticulous Van Gogh Shadow animates the painter's work with loving detail.