Rudolf Arnheim

Rudolf Arnheim

psychologist, one of the founders of modern psychology of art
The clarification of visual forms and their organization in integrated patterns as well as the attribution of such forms to suitable objects is one of the most effective training grounds of the young mind.More Rudolf Arnheim quotes [11/14/2011 11:11:43]
The dance, just as the performance of the actor, is kinesthetic art, art of the muscle sense. The awareness of tension and relaxation within his own body, the sense of balance that distinguishes the proud stability of the vertical from the risky adventures of thrusting and falling--these are the tools of the dancer.More Rudolf Arnheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The ambition of instantaneous photography... was that of preserving the spontaneity of action and avoiding any indication that the presence of the picture taker had a modifying influence on what was going on.More Rudolf Arnheim quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When a system is considered in two different states, the difference in volume or in any other property, between the two states, depends solely upon those states themselves and not upon the manner in which the system may pass from one state to the other.More Rudolf Arnheim quotes [11/14/2011 11:11:09]
Order is a necessary condition for anything the human mind is to understand.More Rudolf Arnheim quotes [11/14/2011 11:11:10]

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