David's Recent Art Blog Posts

Winter Traditions

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In the history of landscape painting the tree of knowledge is often presented as a bare tree in opposition to the fruitful abundance of the tree of life. Winter however, presented  peculiar challenges... READ MORE

Simplicity Hypothesis

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Ernst Gombrich proposed the simplicity hypothesis as an explanation of how perception operates.  We scan a territory and selectively attend to just a few objects because, we recognized a pattern of redundancies. Selective... READ MORE