"John,There are many levels, models, of perception, the one I am most fascinated by is “first-person perception”.That is the one that acknowledges the central position of the artist in (the genesis of) any art work.So many people,…"
"For one thing, most people start with a structure they will be tied to for the length of the genesis of the piece.That is already one hell of a limitation, but when that structure is not even of their own making, that is what I mean by visual…"
Many years ago, I saw a video on YouTube which touched me deeply.
It was a message to Eric Whitacre from Britlin Losee, singing the soprano part of his “Sleep” composition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xGBWhWgydw
This video has stayed with me…
"Looking forward to SA V5.5 now that I have an iMac running the appropriate macOS and with enough power to hopefully make the new SA sing.I’ve done enough teaching, lectures and masterclasses to trust there always will be some people as weird…"
"John,All the above example have (in my opinion ;-) a basic flaw: they all rely on an underlying form totally taken for granted, not unearthed or discovered, certainly not created.This is what I have called years ago “Visual Karaoke”.I…"
I think the http://studioartist.ning.com/forum/topics/on-artistic-series-ii
thread maxed out.
I personally love reading what you write and the passion and thought you put into it.
Gets me charged up every time.
As a working artist I need to be able to control my medium and expression to make the buck. And my job is also to tell other artists what to do and how... I pretty much live and breath the tried and true - technically and artistically.
But I am also reaching for the "thing" that preceded all the knowledge and technique I am buried under... wether its "me" or other.
"This is a really good example of how perceptual modulation of diverse sets of different paint synthesizer parameters can really tune what is happening in the canvas. This applies to realistic painting goals, or to abstract painting…"
"Here are some more examples of artwork automatically created using generative paint strategies in Studio Artist V5.5 gallery show. I'm also playing around with some of the settings in the new Transition Context effects to create the transitions…"