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A Problem Shared is a Problem Multiplied?

We all know those people.  If we’re savvy we avoid them at all costs, evading eye contact and sitting on the other side of the room, because we know from painful experience that the slightest contact (even asking ‘how are you?’) will trigger a litany – or possibly even a liturgy – of Bad Experiences.   579 more words

Friends And Family

Gestalt Theory

As usual, the best lecturers for this class are the guest lecturers. In this case it was the program director for my degree, Peter Schumacher. Check out my notes:


Psychology of Design

Gestalt Theory

Graphic design doesn’t just take some imagination and creativity, it requires a little understanding of human psychology and how we perceive the world, or objects, around us. 289 more words

Can Upheaval Emerge A New Whole of Wholes?

To what degree is dishonesty affecting society today?

In so many instances, dishonesty is uncontrollably allowed to appear honest, by versions of “politically correct.” Are we are somewhat baffled by an answer to effective engagement of the parts, for the benefit of the whole? 1,136 more words

American Made

Gestalt Theory: An Overview

Gestalt Theory, basically put, asserts that the Whole can be something fundamentally different from the Parts. A painting becomes something more than a series of differently colored brushstrokes. 2,398 more words