We live in a virtual world

Yeah we do, yeah we do…

IMG_0218The virtual art world has just been promoted. We’re faced with limitations on travel and human interaction but Google Arts & Culture has already teamed up with thousands of museums to create virtual experiences, many of them including online tours that allow a simulated pedestrian experience. Continue reading “We live in a virtual world”

The whole is greater

In the Gestalt school of psychological thought, the mind and brain condense environmental stimuli so that they may be seen in their simplest form. The idea is that the whole — that which is seen– is of greater value than the processing of each individual part. This theorem can reach beyond basic perception and Steve Prince’s TheĀ Links work gives us an example of Gestalt in art form.

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