What is art for? This often unasked question is asked giving us 5 reasons it helps us in this 5 minute video created by The School of Life with Mad Adam Films. The aesthetic and comforting factors of how art affects us is wonderfully explained. Art has a place in our lives and reminds us of many things. Number 5 in the video is one that we find is often neglected as it can also be disturbing. That is the beauty of how art influences our lives and can help make the world a better place.