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Art by — (Left) Guowei Wu [Shenzhen, China] and (Center) Nicola Orlandi [Bologna, Italy]

Gestalt Psychology

The Origins of Gestalt Psychology

Gestalt Psychology

I: The Underlying Principles — Emergence

II: Reification

III: Multistability

IV: Invariance

  • Rotation/orientation
  • Translation
  • Scale and elastic deformations
  • Lighting and variation in component features.

V: Figure/Ground Organisation

VI: The Law of Pragnanz

VII: The Gestalt Laws of Perceptual Organisation

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