Tag Archives: Piero della Francesca
Surround Me with Visions

Surround Me with Visions

Immersion for seekers of new realities often starts with images that surround.  3D films and TVs, augmented reality apps, and surround vision goggles all provide a sense of another world supplanting reality.  This world is one that may also include other sensory dimensions, but the primary building block is visual conjuring. At a basic level, [...]

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A Constellation of Dots (Math for Art’s Sake II)

A Constellation of Dots (Math for Art’s Sake II)

Following on from Math for Art’s Sake I, in this post I look again at geometry in the service of art, this time looking at Microsoft’s Kinect sensor technology and Piero della Francesca’s orthographic projection maps of the human head.   Viewing a ‘Kinected’ object through infrared light reveals ‘a dissolution of surfaces into a constellation [...]

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