LOOKING IS NOT THE SAME AS SEEING

LOOKING IS NOT THE SAME AS SEEING

Seeing is the art of seeing what is invisible to others. -Jonathan Swift   If you look at a person, a landscape, or a painting that happens to be in front of you, it doesn’t mean that you actually see the visual stimulus. Placing your eyes on something is...
CREATIVE IDEAS THAT JUST WON’T GO AWAY

CREATIVE IDEAS THAT JUST WON’T GO AWAY

Art is a delayed echo -George Santayana   Among the many ideas you would like to explore, there might be one in particular that just won’t go away, one that seems to be always in summoning distance. It pops into your daily routines into your daydreams....
CREATIVITY: GARDENS OF POSSIBILITY

CREATIVITY: GARDENS OF POSSIBILITY

I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else. -Pablo Picasso   When I begin to paint, I move into a world of complete creative freedom. What will my painting become? I am on a journey without any clear destination and the paints, the canvas, the...
CREATIVITY WITHOUT BORDERS

CREATIVITY WITHOUT BORDERS

This world is but a canvas to our imagination. -Henry David Thoreau   Aesthetic sensibilities among creative people, can transcend borders, language differences and varying cultural teachings.  Environments which encourage the arts to flourish and which embrace...