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Re: Science of Art


From: Woody Duncan (wduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Jul 09 2002 - 07:52:38 PDT

Take a look at "Art & Physics" (Parallel Visions in Space, Time & Light)
by Leonard Shlain. He did a presentation at NAEA in San Francisco.
It's very heavy reading, but for a serious high school student it should
be the book to read connecting art and science.
                                                                Woody in KC

Eric Holsen wrote:
> Hey all,
> I teach at a small charter high school for the arts. Next year our science
> teacher is planning a class called The Science of Art. I am helping him
> plan, and we are looking for good resources and ideas! Anybody got
> anything?

“The function of the overwhelming majority of your artwork
is simply to teach you how to make the small fraction
of your artwork that soars.”              from: “Art & Fear”
This one soars: