Alec Nevala-Lee

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The equal sign in the formulas of the physicist is a basic metaphor used by many artists. While physicists demonstrate that A equals B or that X is the same as Y, artists often choose signs, symbols and allegories to equate a painterly image with a feature of experience. Both of these techniques reveal previously hidden relationships.

Leonard Shlain, Art & Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light

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March 19, 2018 at 7:30 am

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