02/14/2013 10:18 am ET

Anti-Valentine's Day Art: 10 Paintings To Make You Happy To Be Single (PHOTOS)

For some, Valentine's Day is a holiday of chocolates, red roses and endless cuddling. For others... not so much. On this day, we wanted to celebrate our readers who are looking to avoid Hallmark-ish images at all costs.

In honor of those of us who loathe the ubiquitous reminders of love today, we've compiled 10 works of art to make you happy you don't have a date tonight. Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day, prepping for Singles Awareness Day, or spending just another Thursday alone, we have a cure for what ails ye. Behold, 10 painted reasons why you're better off spending the evening alone.