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Fool The Eyes: Artists Who Use Their Skills To Challenge Our Perception (Part 2)

In an earlier post we started a discussion about artists who have used their illusion-making skills to manipulate the viewer’s perception in mysterious or super convincing ways – to fool the eye and trick the mind. You can read that … Continue reading

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Allan McCollum: Unity and Variety in Art

As we discuss in chapter 8 of Design: A Beginner’s Handbook, unity and variety are two of the most fundamental principles of design. On their own, each can make strong and compelling compositions. Together unity and variety create visually rich, … Continue reading

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